Monthly Archives: March 2012

Bed Head!

Ellie’s hair is finally long enough for her to have bed head!  Hooray! And in case you’re wondering, yes, blond hair is very hard to photograph, particularly when there isn’t much of it!  (And especially particularly when the subject of … Continue reading

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March Sewing: A Little Bag for a Not-So-Little Student

One of Nik’s current tennis players was one of my very first students, in 2005.  She was in 6th grade and I was a first-year teacher.  She, blessedly, was quiet and studious and didn’t cause me any trouble (unlike a … Continue reading

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KIOS: Parenting, Part 4: Cosleeping/Sleep-sharing

This post is part of my series, “Kickin’ It Old Skool: Why and How We Are Old-Fashioned” or KIOS for short.  If you’re new to the series, please read my disclaimer before continuing on.  I’m keeping a table of contents … Continue reading

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Who Needs a Stool Anyway?

One more piece of evidence that Ellie is growing up: in the chair, no stool, feeling very proud!

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Lots and Lots and Lots of Guests

This past weekend was a fun but hectic one for us.  We hosted Nik’s tennis team on Saturday night for the annual team dinner/Four On The Couch tournament.  We made Chipotle-style black bean and rice burritos and WAY overestimated the … Continue reading

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How Do You Take Off Your Mama’s Sweatshirt When It’s Way Too Big?

Here’s how!  

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