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  • Build Your Own

    For years we have walked right by the ‘Build Your Own LIGHTSABER’ stations at Disneyland. Gigi admired them; Jude adored them. But they were costly and we wanted him/them to be a little older before we sprung that much for a plastic saber. So while he saved his money all winter and spring he talked […]

  • Indiana Jones & The Forbidden Temple

    Zoinks! Indiana Jones was, like, a creepy mystery man! So nice to have kids who are old enough to enjoy the ride… And the line just may be as good as the ride itself.

  • Autopia

    Gigi was big enough to go on Autopia all by herself but wanted to ride with Momma still. Jude was serious and told me to stop talking because he was driving.


This is the archive for July, 2012.


Gigi Said

  • Topless Tapas 2012-11-03 18:44:52-

    Tami was leaving to go out with her friend and the kids begged to go with her. I said, "you don't want to go with mom, she is going to the Tapas bar and we are going to stay here and play games."

    Gigi stiffened, "That's weird", she said as she blushed. I processed fast and realized the problem. "TAPAS bar. It means 'small plate', not TOPLESS bar!"

Jude Said

  • Nicknames 2013-01-04 21:30:33-

    The checker at the store asked our always conversational little boy what his name was. He replied "Jude" then added "but sometimes they call me pumpkin brown". LOL.

    And they are right. We call him that after the folksong that we sing sometimes.

A long time ago…