Perfect Moment Monday: That’s my kid!

September 23, 2012

While Mom is busy figuring out how to tell you her news, Tessa and I are going to tell her perfect moments this month. Why? Because we caused them. She tells us we rock and sometimes we do. My turn first because I’m the youngest. I’m 9. Pick Six It was a warm and sunny […]

Parenting chess

August 13, 2012

“But mo-oooooo-mmmmm,” (Reed’s exasperation results in superfluous syllables), “Weeding will take forEVER!” “It’ll take only 20 minutes.” “Twenty minutes?? That’s forEVER!” whines my son.

Wordless Wednesday: Tessa in the round

April 18, 2012

Like last week‘s Wordless Wednesday, this photo was taken during our Spring Break trip to southern Colorado, this time to the Royal Gorge. Tessa (in turquoise) and I (in coral) were on the merry-go-round and somehow the ride, my shutter finger and my phone’s camera perfectly synched this photo.

Wordless Wednesday: Dunes

April 11, 2012

Tessa hiked to one of the highest dunes at Great Sand Dunes National Park on a warm but windy Spring Break trip. Tessa was not doing the “Mom’s-taking-a-blog-photo” pose (Daddy actually took the pictures) — she was just keeping the sand out of her face.