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Flashback Friday

Friday, February 14th, 2020

It’s Valentine’s Day!  And I always love posting pictures of my little Valentines of years past. This was Thumper’s first Valentine’s Day, and these are some of my favorite photos of the two little boys. This is also when I started giving the kids a “heart-shaped box of candy” for Valentine’s Day, which is now […]



Valentine’s Day For Thumper

Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Or, when Mom totally overdoes it. Thumper is not into crafts.  Or drawing.  Or art.  His fine art sensibilities are solely in the realm of music.  So, when the note came home from school to “help your child make a Valentine’s Day box,” I knew exactly how much help I would get from Thumper. Zero. […]



Thumper Gets Sick Again

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Poor little Thumper.  He spiked a fever last Friday, and spent the day at home on the couch, trying to relax and bliss out on Star Wars and a playlist of 20th Century Fox videos. Fortunately, the fever broke by Saturday afternoon, but he was still fighting a bad cough.  So the Webmaster and I […]



Ane, Licensed Driver

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Well, it happened.  The Webmaster took Ane to the DMV on Saturday, and she officially got her license. The insurance officially kicked in today, so she took the keys and went… to church to babysit. The Webmaster and I are still trying to figure out how we are old enough to have a teenager who […]