Things I Love . . .

Pancakes! Hot off the griddle with some salty butter and a generous helping of glorious syrup. Even better when they are heart shaped served in bed by a handsome young man as they were the other morning. Honestly? Best. Pancakes. EVER. Sooooo goooooood! I’m...

Central States Fair

When all was said and done at the Central States Fair and all of our entries were back in our possession, the kids had $82 dollars between them and a Best in Show and Best in class ribbon to add to their collections of Blue, Red and Whites. Impressive, no? This year...

Sweet

Today we saw this gorgeous face. She probably says it to every one of her patients, but the midwife gasped and fawned and gushed again and again. “Just look at that face!” “THAT is a beautiful baby!” “Oh my goodness, this baby is just...

Lost

And we shall call call him Gappey. Or maybe Lispy. He is struggling to get used to the feel of it being gone and keeps saying “Seven Sacraments” (Why? Don’t ask me. . . ) “To work on my etheth! They thure are tricky without your front...