This Face…

I get this face a lot. And a slight variation is the one below. Her brow gets a good workout around me. Somehow she can’t quite believe somebody put ME in charge of HER.

What were they thinking?

Quite frankly, I can’t believe it either. She is much [...]

Money doesn’t grow on trees, but you might be surprised where it does grow

I came out of my bedroom this morning to find this sight before me. He looked like he couldn’t move for fear of dropping his cargo that was balancing so nicely on his head. Apparently we have a copper cat, kind of like the golden goose, but found on the clearance rack. Yes, those are [...]

Nothing like a summer rain….

Tot asked to go outside on the back porch when the rain started… as a light rain. Then it progressed to a downpour. Which was even better. Something so marvelous about a warm summer rain. Tot seems to love water as much as I do.

Then came the request to be rid of those [...]

Yes, we are still alive, barely….

Okay these pictures are just to get a smile. From me. before I tell you about the last few weeks, and why I haven’t been blogging….

I’m not sure [...]

Cats in the Cupboard

This is Pickles, the velveteen cat…. the toy that came to life. Really the best toy a Tot could have, except for the pointy bits. You’d think the Tot would learn when to stop pestering the Picklepuss to avoid getting scratched, but no…. At least he know’s his place, and puts himself away.


Zombie-tot (not-mine!) and Zombie-mom (yes – me!)

I was talking a a woman at the pool today… Her 2 and a half year old goes to sleep between 5:30 and 6pm and wakes up between 7 and 7:30am. In addition to this FOURTEEN hours of sleep, she also takes a 2 hour nap each day…. Which means she is only awake for [...]