Archive for June, 2010

Peace and Quiet

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The birds are chirping, and I can hear them. The house is unusually quiet.  Tad looks a little lonely. Ane got a phone call yesterday from her Great-Grandma, who invited her over to spend the night.  She eagerly accepted. Right before bedtime, Ane called home to say good-night… and to check up on her brothers […]

Ane Speaks – Honor thy mother

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Ane is obsessed with knowing who is “in charge.” For example, she knows that I am in charge of her.  Following that logic, Grandma is in charge of me.  (It should be noted that Grandma fully endorses this logic.) So recently, Ane asked me, “Mom, who is in charge of Grandma?  Great-Grandma?” “Well,” I replied, […]

Because he is

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

The onesie says it all.  I love this little guy so much!

First Day of Vacation

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Actually, that would have been Friday.  Both Ane and Tad finished up last Thursday – a day earlier than the “official” last day of school because Tad’s preschool week was always Monday through Thursday, and the half-day kindergarten ended on the last full day of school (since the last day is always a half day). […]