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  • Day in the Life: Tamara

    6:45- who wants to leave this heaven? I was late this morning. Drive 7:55 AM 8:05 Arriving at school 8:20 Ready to learn! 8:45 Reader’s theater 9:15 Martin Luther King assembly 10:22 RECESS! 10:45 Social Studies Studs 11:15 It’s a half day so we eat in class while watching a documentary about survival in extremely […]

  • Old and new drawings

    A clean office leads to spending time in it. I found some things from the past as I started getting all my story notes in order. I also opened up some lovely new soft lead pencils and started working with a brush pen again. It felt really, really good to not only have a space […]


This is the archive for January, 2013.


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…