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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Why did it fail? Because I didn’t feel like taking pictures, duh.  I guess I wanted to participate in the fun day and not spend it taking pictures.  Plus I didn’t even take ten pictures!  That’s my real problem.  The point of a 10 on 10 is to shoot ten photos.  I could have wrangled […]

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No schedules!  I mean we have schedules, but we’re more apt to ignore them in the Summer.  Bedtimes are always later and rarely consistent.  Pie for breakfast and lunch?  Sure.  It works in the Summer.  No schedules during the rest of the year would feel irresponsible, but in the Summer it feels naughty and delicious. […]

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I used to knit any time I was still.  Thinking about complicated cables is how I went to sleep during rough nights.  I’d fondle yarn at my local yarn store.  I mastered lace knitting and breastfeeding.  I’d see a pattern and have to start it.  I’d start it, hate it, rip it, and look for […]

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Summer is the season some bands exist.  Without Summer I doubt anyone would know Sugar Ray, Ace of Base, or the Black Eyed Peas.  There’s no Fall song or Winter hit.  But there’s always one Summer song that gets into the nation’s ear.  You can’t escape it and by Labor Day, it makes you want […]

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Really this should be #1.  There’s no denying it.  Most parents would probably agree.  When Summer rolls around, people want to take our kids.  Not people like Strangers with Candy, but people like relatives.  Once the boys turned two, my MIL takes them for a week.  They enjoy life with Grandma and Grandpa.  We get […]

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