Twinsies

She shares his eyes, his coloring, his hair.  Sometimes, when I look at her, it’s like beholding him as a babe all over again. She is smiley like he was and cuddly, too.  They seem to share the same love of music andan afinity for blankets. I can handle all of...

Likes and Dislikes

What I like: Heaters that work well, keeping me and my beloveds (is that a word?) warm during the winters we have here in the frozen North.  I have had a heater stop working a time or two in mid January and it is not fun.  So, heaters working = a happy me. What I...

Mustachios (Rhymes with ‘Poo-stachios’)

The day Jacques got rid of his beard, facial hair started popping up all over the place here. Or, more correctly, all over the face. They were everywhere! It was quite exciting. Some were dashing: Some were dignified: Some were big: And some were small: I, for one,...

Cutter

We have a cutter in the house.  One who knows where all the scissors are, no matter how carefully they’ve been hidden. She was very busy for a few mornings, cutting tags out of clothing.  It seems like a non-issue?  But here’s the deal.  When a mom is...