We had birthdays – me, Isabella and Ron. Actually, at this point Ron and I are thinking of rolling our celebrations all into one. My family loves me, of course, and it’s not about the cool things they get me – a new blade for my rotary cutter from Emma who’s been helping me and […]
We went visiting today, up the road to my Aunt Boo’s house. She’s my mom’s next youngest sister. She’s supposed to be in a wheelchair and now she has emphysema. She found this out when she quit smoking and then discovered she had breathing issues. Funny, that. But, you’d never know it all to look […]
I need to make this a habit. Ron is in San Francisco right now, for a week. He’s attending WordCamp SF and is sticking around for a developer’s code sprint for a release push. I watched the live stream of the keynote speech yesterday, and he was specifically mentioned (then applauded), so I burst with […]
So with new grandchildren who are lucky enough to have an overwhelming amount of relatives the hunt for appropriate titles for each was on. “I have the perfect titles for you both,” said Addison. Little Nanny & Little Grampy. And thus we are. Hospital seemed might dusty & full of allergens after that. *** (if […]
Oh my. We all sat on tenterhooks for months. Isabella Isis, 5 pounds 11 ounces. Our very first grandchild. I’m already breathless & I haven’t even seen her yet.
On of my online buddies has been posting a series of nostalgic toys from the seventies on a countdown to Christmas. Yesterday, Jim posted the Fisher Price play castle. When I was a kid I was pretty well loved and had just enough of the cool toys to be slightly spoiled. My castle was kept […]