Kick-Off 2016

Our school kick-off was moved off the feast of St. Augustine due to a scheduling conflict.  Then it was postponed because of sickness.  The kids got mighty nervous that we would skip over it all together, the way we did with our anniversary. It’s fine....

Dinosaur Park

October has been so very lovely in the weather department.  We have been to the downtown fountains to play several times and have tried to soak up the mellowness of a lovely, lasting autumn. For Tess’s feast day I told the kids I’d take them downtown to...

Trained

I lamented more than once that I doubted Lu would ever be out of diapers. The fits and starts we had! It made me question my ability to be a parent. Before Penny was born Mama Syd scoffed at my claim that I had never dealt with one like Lu before. “You say that...