Archive for May, 2017

Art of the Week – Raccoon Goes Camping

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Tad’s teacher opted to have art class on Memorial Day – which, frankly, was a great thing for Tad, because He Who Must Have A Schedule needed something to keep him sane. And they made SUCH a cute project! The canvas panel was painted with watercolors, and then detail was drawn on top of it […]

Memorial Day 2017

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

I finally got to do something that I’ve been wanting to do for the last couple of years, but have been getting sidetracked by baseball games.  And by side trips to Utah. Ane and I attended the Memorial Day service at Evergreen Washelli Veterans Memorial Cemetery.  My grandfather, great-uncle, and great-grandmother are all interred at […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, May 26th, 2017

It’s Memorial Day weekend.  This weekend, we pay our respects to our honored dead. Ane and I are making plans to attend a Memorial Day service at the cemetery in Seattle where my grandfather is buried.  If we make it, it will be worth a blog post of its own.

Help Me Fly

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Rerun: “Mom, will you fly me to bed?” Me: “But you’re not in your Superman jammies.” Rerun: “But I have a cape!” He got help “flying” to bed.