Archive for April, 2011

Yearly Visit

Posted on April 30th, 2011, by Trina

We went to a birthday party this morning (’tis the season!) at a local park. While the kids ran around and played, the parents congregated and talked about summer plans: lots of day camp, city sports camps, one day trips, and a few vacations. My plans are less (or more, depending on your perspective, I [...]


Posted on April 29th, 2011, by Trina

3 Rs

Posted on April 28th, 2011, by Trina

Reading While walking, even. Writing Banana Bread Recipe ‘Rithmatic Almost 3000 comments. Wow! I’ll make something (either baked or hand-made) for the 3000th commenter.

Air Hockey

Posted on April 27th, 2011, by Trina

This morning we all got up and dressed with nary a complaint and even had some time leftover to play a quick game of air hockey. It’s not too hard when your opponent keeps scoring against himself!  


Posted on April 26th, 2011, by Trina

I love coming home from work while it’s still light out. It’s much better than leaving in the dark and coming home in the even darker!


Posted on April 25th, 2011, by Trina

Almost done, but I ran out of thread.

Hoppy Easter

Posted on April 24th, 2011, by Trina

Before. After.


Posted on April 23rd, 2011, by Trina

He’s been able to ride his bike for quite a while, but didn’t believe he could unless someone was holding on to the back. Today they went to TWO parks and when they came home, I caught him in the backyard practicing, and all of a sudden it clicked for him, and he was off [...]

Getting Dressed

Posted on April 22nd, 2011, by Trina

We often have getting dressed struggles in the morning. One of my children went to school in her pajamas this morning. Again. But not before getting her doll dressed…

Stalker Cat

Posted on April 21st, 2011, by Trina

I just put a disc into my laptop, and the cat spazzed out, trying to dig it back out. Then he hit the eject button and was “attackled” by the ejecting disc. More digging ensued when it disappeared back into the laptop. He has made peace with his enemy and has the situation under control.