Dive into the archives.

  • Phone Photos

    Shaggy, Scooby and the rest of Mystery Inc. made their way to the Kenmore Taco Time a few nights ago, prompting a sincere desire to own a van and paint it just like this. I would totally drive a mini van if it looked like this. (I would drive a mini van anyways, who am […]

  • Squeezing the Last of Summer

    We are trying to squeeze the last drops of sunshine out of our summer. The evenings come upon us now, chilly and sunny. There’s that autumnal deception outdoors, beckoning with sunshine but lashing out with the sharp bite of frosty mornings coming soon. Even though our skin is brown with sunshine and our bodies are […]

  • Dan Savage and Me

    I have an admission: I have a thing for celebrities. Many people would be surprised to learn that one of my guiltiest pleasures, well, shall we say my GUILTIEST pleasure is following terrible celebrity blogs and learning who is dating who and all that meaningless rabble. If you want to discuss celebrity smut, most likely […]

  • Harvest

    We grew the heirloom varieties of carrots this year. They were GIANTS!!!

  • First Day

    Gigi’s first day was last week. Her first day at moorlands also signaled the end of our schooling together. It was simultaneously easier and way harder than I thought it would be. I’m not going to lie, I saw the screwed up sad face every night, she got little sleep and we even found her […]


This is the archive for September, 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…