zoo = asylum.

When my children are at school, I go ISO other subjects. These will do, because of their photogenicability. Photogenicness. Photogenicticality. Ooh new word. But seriously. Ellie looks awesome at the end of a yawn.   Todd Helton the Cat does not care for this. Nor does Pearl. But she’s taking a little time “in” since […]

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hiccups.

Our 4yo smiles nearly the whole day. Do you have any idea how happy that makes me? And our 8yo has this shy smile and low rumbly giggle that ebbs and flows making him probably the goofiest creature I’ve ever met. Lately, hiccups have been darn near celebrated. Whenever our youngest gets them, he immediately […]

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Exploring.

Yesterday, we decided that today would be the day. We packed a picnic basket full, loaded a backpack up with essentials (you know, a baseball glove, a tennis ball, a plastic bat, and some Ninjago stuff), and I used my feet as transportation while the boys rode their bikes furiously around the corner to a […]

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Pile of lazy bones.

In the middle of a very busy afternoon the other day, I glanced up from the computer to peek over toward my room, contemplating slipping back into my favorite lounge around pants, and discovered that another certain member of the clan has a thing for lounge around pants… Todd Helton The Cat. What a pile […]

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