Wow, it has been a while since I posted! Sorry, everybody. Life has been crazy, as we launched the Summer Reading Show June 24, after more than a month of preparation and rehearsal. Then came last week, the busiest week of the year, with 4th of July festivities. We did take time out for Family,… Read More Summertime!
Glady brought an English custom home with her, Tea! The girls take turns being the tea hostess and serving out the sugar and milk. Today it was Juliet’s turn, and Glady was showing her how to use the silver sugar cube tongs she brought home with her. I find it so charming to listen to… Read More Everything stops for Tea
Phil and I had a rare opportunity today – to spend most of the day with Glady. Nana and BoPop took the two younger girls up to visit Uncle Austin and Aunt Bobbie, so it was just the four of us. Johann has been feeling a little under the weather, so he napped from noon… Read More They grow up too quickly
The early blueberry bush is in bloom. The bees will pollinate this bush full of flowers and turn it into berries for us. The seedling apple behind the house is blooming, too. This tree sprang up from a dropped apple many years ago, it wasn’t cultivated at all, but it still has sweet fruit. Dad… Read More Grampa’s Buzzys
For all that the kids sometimes drive us crazy (like Juliet sitting on the arm of my chair right now reading over my shoulder!!!) they also have the ability to crack us up like nothing else… A few days ago Pippa came running out of her room with a pair of tights on her head… Read More Sometimes they make us laugh
My girls all ready for picture day! Bopop at Pippa’s birthday celebration.Nana and her dress-up dolls.Nana and the lad.The frog goes for a slide!Such a lovely day today. Sun and flowers, bees and birds singing through them. The kids have been outside as much as possible, I’ve been out there a little, but also trying… Read More It’s almost summer!
Our Family is whole again. She and Dad got into Logan around 2 yesterday afternoon and Phil was there waiting for them. After they got home Glady buzzed around like and excited bee for about an hour and then collapsed into bed around 5, to sleep for twelve hours. She was up at 5 am… Read More She’s Home!
Two little girls who aren’t so little anymore… This was taken in Winter 2001, not too long before Pippa was born. It’s hard to believe Pip is going to be 6 in a month! One thing hasn’t changed – they all still love to dance whenever I put music on. Even Johann, although his style… Read More Looking Back
She was invited on a field trip with a welsh calssroom and here are a couple of pictures of her at the farm they visited!
A week to go until she comes home. We’ve been busy around here, as usual!
It all started this last Saturday – well, really it started before that…. I was hired for a facepainting gig – a four hour stretch at Gunsotck ski area. I was to be apainting the young racers and their families at the Bill Koch Youth Ski Festival, which is an event of the NENSA (New… Read More A Snowy Saga pt 1
She’s ecited – he doesn’t look too sure about this!Dad and Glady are traveling to the land of daffodils… quite a change from our snowbanks!Dad and Glady left this afternoon to spend some time in Wales with Nana and BoPop and Aunt Pam. They will be home on the 19th, so I will be without… Read More They are on their way…