Archive for August, 2016

The School Doesn’t Hate Me

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Rerun is starting at a brand-new elementary school this year, and it’s not one that the kids have ever attended before.  (It’s also 8 miles from home, which is crazy in traffic, but that’s another story.)  Rerun is going to be attending a special ed class, and I knew the teacher’s name, but I didn’t […]

Obachan’s Birthday

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

She doesn’t read the blog, so I’m allowed to say that Obachan is 92 years old today!  (If she read it, I’d have to shave a few years off her age.) We celebrated a little early last night, with eight of her twelve great-grandchildren with her. We also got a picture of her, myself, and […]

Na na na na na na na na na… FINISHED

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Just in case you were wondering, it only took three days of building for Tad to put the 1966 Batcave together. It was on the kitchen table until yesterday, when Friend and Doc and the boys came over for dinner.  Kid, we have to eat somewhere. When he has his own room someday, there will […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, August 26th, 2016

For the last week, while Grandma and Gichan have been enjoying their turn with the Major and Q-Bee in Hawaii, we have been dog-sitting.  It’s been enlightening, to say the least. When Talli first came into our lives, in April of 2014, she was about 5 or 6 months old – a fairly large puppy. […]