Party Time

I became slightly overwhelmed yesterday.  Things had started to add up and multiply.  Like this: – We have always said we would like 6 kiddos.  Well, that’s the answer we give when people say really kind things like, “How many are you going to have,...

Michelson Milestone

Remember how the Michelson was the highlight of the summer for Max last year?  Well, with Philip on his own two wheels, a Michelson ride was foremost in his mind. He would not let us forget. So it was that on a nice evening, we set out with Mama Syd to ride the Dumont...

An Evening

What did you do with your Tuesday evening? Hmm? Oh, us?  Well, you know, a little of this, a little of that . . . Just moments after this there was this and lots and lots of blood.  So we went to the hospital to do some of this and get him one of these Holy cats.  Get...

Helpless

For the better part of a year now we have been frustrated by and working on Philip’s laziness. I mean it. And I know, I know, how wonderful considering my own well documented slothful habits.  Except, nothing is more annoying and unsettling than seeing in your...

Joe Camel

Tonight, on the way home from family December birthday #2 of 5 (you read that right, folks), Philip said, “We need to go to the zoo and get a camel for us to keep and we can call it Jazz-a-Gazz. “Yeah!” Tess shouted.  “A camel.  For me!”...