Monthly Archives: May 2011

Odds and ends

We have another nest.  This one also has eggs (I don’t actually know how many), and belongs to a pair of cardinals.  Beth has been seeing them go in and out of the forsythia bush by the kids’ window recently, … Continue reading

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Memorial weekend report

It has been hot. We’ve spent the last three days in the mid 90s, with sunny, sunny days.  It’s been fantastic long weekend vacation weather – a wonderful time for a camping trip, a barbecue – or even a swim. Unfortunately (or fortunately … Continue reading

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The crack

Turns out that we didn’t get out of the storm as free and clear as I had thought.  Beth just took a closer look at the van: That hail was serious stuff.

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Happy birthday to Beth!

Today is Beth’s birthday, and the kids love birthdays.  They got up bright and early to give her their present.  They were especially happy to help her open it. When Jesse first felt how heavy it was he told me: … Continue reading

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The wink

It seems the file won’t upload, so I’ve created a link.  It’s a 3gp file from a phone, so you’ll need the proper codec to open it. The wink Enjoy

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What’s in your belly?

“Where’s the egg carton mommy?” asked Jesse as he looked at the carton on the floor. “I don’t know.  Is it on your knee?” “No,” he said with a smile. “Is it in your hair?” “No!” he squealed. “Is it … Continue reading

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My bike (a complaining post with an optimistic ending)

Back during highschool I spent the better part of 4 years biking back and forth from school, work, and other various places – biking is something I really enjoy  – so last year I decided I’d bike to work whenever … Continue reading

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