Archive for December, 2018

Vacation Begins – Hold On To Your Cookies

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Today is the day the kids have been looking forward to. THE FIRST DAY OF VACATION. I could have really used a few more days with them out of the house, but the school district didn’t agree. Now, to try and get things done with kids underfoot… wrapping presents is going to be difficult.  

Thumper Wants Fudge

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

This child has no shame. I was cutting up a batch of fudge, and where was Thumper.  *ZOOM* Right by my elbow, waiting until my back was turned, so he could grab a piece. And he did.  Usually, he is much more subtle about grabbing treats.  But when chocolate is involved, all bets are off.

Christmas Partying Begins!

Monday, December 17th, 2018

It’s almost a tradition now – the first Christmas party/present opening is at Uncle Buddy and Auntie J’s house.  This means dinner, white elephant bingo, and presents for the kids. The kids almost look forward to the white elephant bingo more than getting any presents.  IT’S ABOUT WINNING. Last year, Rerun (unmedicated) was a wreck […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, December 14th, 2018

The boys have snow on the brain.  Apparently I keep it in my back pocket, and can summon it at any time, like Elsa the Snow Queen. I’ve lost count of how many times they have asked when it will snow. Like I’ve said before, if I could just keep a foot of snow in […]