Monthly Archives: December 2013

Do you think this is just a little too, well, obvious?

I mean really.  (sticks and stones baby, sticks and stones) Anyway.  I came across this little gem last week actually, but with the crazy, crazy week and a half here in this household I just didn’t have the time to … Continue reading

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Happy day after Christmas!

So me and this computer just don’t sync sometimes.  The damn thing decided it needed to eat all of the words I just typed.  Poof.  Gone.  Vanished.  Simply left without a trace.  Whatever.  There’s two ways to skin a duck, … Continue reading

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“Restore to me my capacity for wonder.” (update)

I read this on the morning that Gracelyn Cassidy came into this world.  The rest of it went something like this: “For every man, the world is as fresh as it was the first day, and as full of untold … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday darlin’! (update for correction)

She’s 7 today!!!  (Birthday is the 22nd, posted in wee morning hours of the 23rd.  Family Ski Day on Sunday the 22nd!) Wow, wow, wow.  What an incredible journey it’s been.  Wouldn’t trade a single second and would do it … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice!! A PERFECT day! Snow, snow, snow!

Where to start?? OK, first things first.  Happy Solstice to all!!  The Winter Solstice is very special to this family.  Seven years ago on Friday December 22, 2006 at 4:43 p.m. the arrival of a tiny bundle released an overwhelming … Continue reading

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Wow, what a great day!!

Alas, no pictures again.  But it was WAY too cold to take pictures anyway.  My fingers would have frozen to the camera. We played hooky today.  (That is such a strange word.  Hooky.  I mean seriously.  What the heck does … Continue reading

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Oh what a night….

Full moon rising over the hills across the way. Cold, crisp air to breathe. The peals of laughter coming from the toboggan rocketing down the drive at lightspeed……….well, maybe not quite that fast.  But fast enough for the mommy to … Continue reading

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