Archive for August, 2013

New Skills

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Ane has been begging me to teach her how to cross-stitch for a while now.  We even had a starter kit purchased and opened… and that was about 9 months ago, I think. We finally got started on it on Saturday. She picked the kit – it’s a picture of a cupcake.  Of course. The […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Amidst all this recapping, Thumper decided he was going to be five months old now.  I disagreed, but he insisted.   For contrast, here is Rerun at five months old…   And here is Tad at around five months old as well. They are just each their own little man at this point!

Celebrating Life… and Cousins

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

The Webmaster’s uncle passed away on July 30th.  It will be 15 years this November since he was stricken with encephalitis and his life as he knew it ended.  His short term memory was gone, and much of his long term memory followed.  I never met him before his illness, so everything I know of […]

Tad’s Birthday Party

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

When I asked Tad what kind of birthday he wanted, he just said, “Batman.” And when I asked what kind of cake he wanted, he said, “Chocolate Batman cake.” I finally decided that this year’s theme was the Justice League, which meant the kids needed to dress appropriately for the party. And if Tad wanted […]