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Happy Easter 2020

Monday, April 13th, 2020

We might be on lockdown, but Christ is still risen, and Easter still happened.  And the kids were excited about it – excited enough to dress up, just to please their mother, and to take pictures. Don’t they look nice?  All dressed up and ready for Easter Sunday church… on the TV. But there were […]



Batting Lesson With Auntie

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Thumper’s birthday on Saturday was certainly nothing like I had planned for or imagined.  Not that he really truly noticed that it was his birthday and that something special should have been happening for him.  Poor kid.  How do you celebrate a birthday when you’re supposed to be “socially distancing” during a pandemic? Solution: order […]



Birthday Lunch

Monday, March 9th, 2020

With all that is going on with coronavirus (more on that tomorrow), we opted to stay home from church on Sunday – which was Rerun’s birthday – in the morning and watch online.  Well, the boys and I did – the Webmaster was running sound (without his help, no online service) and Ane was in […]



The Septic Tank Is A Metaphor

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

Today was a great big smelly mess of a day. It started with all the kids BUT Rerun going back to school (which he was happy about).  But Ane missed the bus (not good), and the Webmaster was concerned that the laundry room toilet wasn’t draining properly. And then the toilet in the main bathroom […]