Monthly Archives: June 2010

Still sick… but I am lucky.

So, I’m still sick, and I started antibiotics this afternoon. Hopefully they’ll help. Meantime, I’m laying on the couch watching movies with Monkey. Pumpkin left for camp this morning. I hope he’s having a great time! And my best moment … Continue reading

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Oh crud, I don’t feel well.

Yuck!  I’m sick.  I hate being sick! Pumpkin leaves for camp in the morning.  He is excited to go, and be with his friends.  I’m happy for him, but I will miss him.  On the other hand, it is really … Continue reading

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What makes me happy? The people I love!

Just a few quick thoughts today, in the spirit of “1 sentence”: Monkey started basketball camp today.  Watching her confident and casual walk into the gym where the kids were shooting hoops — I was filled with happiness for her. … Continue reading

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I never would have guessed

Best part of the day yesterday?  I never would have guessed, but it turned out to be around 11:00pm, when I was just about at my wit’s end.  Here’s what happened… Monkey was very tired, and not feeling quite up … Continue reading

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Too bad none of us likes shopping.

We spent the day cleaning up a bit, which was much needed, and then we went shopping. Too bad none of us enjoys shopping. The kids used some gift cards they had received, and I bought each of them a … Continue reading

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A Day at the Lake

Today was a rare day. A weekday with the kids, no work, no school, no camp, no plans! So we packed some lunch and went to the lake. This morning I was debating whether or not to go. I was … Continue reading

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Pumpkin’s thoughts on volunteering

Pumpkin has been volunteering this week at the SPARK Center, an amazing daycare center for kids who have medical challenges. The bad news: he’s “volunteering” because he got in some trouble last week, and the volunteering is a sort of … Continue reading

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