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  • Life

    Star Wars Bath Time Lake Washington via St. Edward’s Park (the picture is weird a bit because the app knits together a series and stretches things where need be – hence a behind that is sticking out about a foot behind my leg.) Silly Boyo Sleepy Jengo Scooby Doo Monster from the Sea! My Man!  […]

  • The Force is Strong

    Gigi as Ahsoka Tano (Anikin’s Padawan in the Clone Wars cartoon) Ahsoka and Jango Fett hit a house in hopes for sweets Leia & Luke Skywalker

  • Jack-O-Lanterns

    Pumpkin carving is big here.  BIG.  Our kids can’t wait until the end of October arrives and they get to carve.  I think it has a lot to do with them being allowed to use a KNIFE to cut out THEIR own designs.  This year they each got to carve two.  Yeah, we are living […]

  • Something Sticky…

    Another October creepy tale to share… Enjoy! By the time I was about 15 or 16 years old, my parents would leave me home alone for a long weekend from time to time.  I was not the kind of kid who did any bad stuff – I was sober until I was 21 and any […]

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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…