Peace in harmony

December 31, 2011

It’s a tradition. For the third end-of-year in a row, I offer you this short musical vlog. To: You From: My sisters and I (we of the very expressive eyebrows) RE: Latin lesson:  Dona Nobis Pacem. Tami, Lori, Sheri May you be granted peace and may you, in turn, grant it to others.

Perfect Moment Monday: Happy happy joy joy

December 30, 2011

(ALI Alert: baby mentioned. Do not read if you are in a tender place.) One week ago… Sheri (my middle sister) and I are at a morning yoga class. She’s been living in Pennsylvania this year and it’s a real treat to spend time with just her, doing one of the things we really love […]

The Year of the Luz: 2011

December 29, 2011

January: I do yoga in snow boots at 10,000 feet. February: I check off an item on my bucket list by participating in my first flash mob. March: My daughter asks if she’s a bastard. With the help of my readers, I’m able to answer her. April: My mother-in-law, Grandma Marshmallow, dies. May: I struggle […]

Perfect Moment Monday: Daddy + daughter + (good)drama

December 25, 2011

This month’s Perfect Moment Monday lands directly in the aftermath of Christmas. I hope it has been a fantastic one for you, filled with love and joy and peace and family (and with luck those things go together!). ==================================== Tessa is having a little difficulty with math facts. Roger tries to help her grasp a […]