Monthly Archives: June 2011

Some early summer colors in the garden

Yellow Orange Red Pink Blue Back to weeding.  Enjoy the warmth.

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Peace, Dude

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The Monday Morning Project and Yarn Update

Mondays always seems like a good day to look back and see what I accomplished the previous week with the knitting projects.  That is probably because I make a push over the weekend to accomplish something so on Monday there is … Continue reading

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Moving on up . . .

Friday was the last day of school and, as a result, the day that I went from having a first, second and third grader to having a second, third and fourth grader.  Oh my. Parties were held on the last … Continue reading

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Beagles – Woo Hoo!!

When kids picture a puppy in their mind, they don’t picture a shepherd puppy or a bijon puppy – the image that comes to their mind is the face of a beagle puppy – the quintessential face of a dog … Continue reading

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Second and Third Grade Field Days

The Second and Third Grade Field Days were rained out so they were held in the gym.  I had Court all day that day so Chip had to cover both field days and Vash’s Reader’s Theater on his own.  As … Continue reading

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First Grade Field Day 2011

Each grade in the school has old fashioned races in the field (or in the gym when it rains) with each class pitted against the other – color against color. The First Grade Field Day was on Tuesday.  Vash’s team … Continue reading

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We’ve been busy.

Mom stayed with us from Thursday through yesterday – Monday – when she left to stay with my sister Liana.  Thursday we spent with Danielle – which I already posted about.  Friday was doing things locally that she likes – breakfast … Continue reading

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Isabeau – “Izzy” – died this morning by my sister Danielle’s side.  Izzy had been my sister’s cat for the past 15 years.  She was probably best known for hissing at every visitor who came by but she loved my … Continue reading

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A Fun Day with my sister and Mom

Mom is making the rounds of visiting her kids and has been with my sister Danielle for the past week.  Yesterday was the hand-off to me which meant driving the 3 hours to my sister’s house to pick her up. … Continue reading

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