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Flashback Friday

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Want to go way, way, way back? This is Ane on her second Halloween, in October 2005, wearing my old Little Red Riding Hood cape.  This photo is so old, it was taken on film! And here is a little baby Tad, who was only a couple of months old – and far too small […]



The Difference Between The Boys

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Proving yet again that the older two boys operate with completely different sides of their brains… Tonight after swimming lessons, I pointed out how bright the moon was in the clear night sky. Tad: “I think the moon looks like a marshmallow.” Rerun: “I think the moon is waxing gibbous.” Fin.



Thumper, Hacker Ninja

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

This is Thumper.  Thumper is both a ninja and hacker genius. Let’s leave aside that he stole the first-gen iPad from my room and ran off with it (it’s our only unlocked iPad because it’s so old).  That’s Ane’s room, and that’s Ane’s laptop that he is using to watch YouTube. Now, you might be […]



Tea And Scones With Rerun

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

I am of the firm opinion that every kid needs to come home from school once in a while to find something freshly baked waiting for them. Recently, because I was out of eggs (how does that happen?  THE BOYS EAT LIKE THEY ARE EMPTY INSIDE), I made scones.  This particular recipe uses butter and […]