My grandbaby is a dinonychus named Rosie. July 24, 2013
Charlotte has recently taken a significant interest in dinosaurs.  The child lives and breathes dinosaurs.  This morning at breakfast she was so busy chattering to me about her toy pachycephalosaurus that she plumb forgot to eat. If it were a real →MORE...

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Two minutes ago. July 22, 2013
    -  Okay, Charlotte.  Here’s how the rest of the day is going to go.  We’re going to clean the bathroom right now.  Then we’ll get you bathed and wash your hair.  Then it’s naptime and after nap we’ll brush →MORE...

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Love, love, love.  Again. July 14, 2013
Evelyn is crawling across the floor to me, whimpering.  She is tired and she is hungry, so I turn off the water and I set down the sponge.  The dishes can wait.  I scoop her up and I feel her body →MORE...

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Knight school. July 02, 2013
This past winter Donald noticed that Charlotte was increasingly speaking to him in French and asking him to read French books.  “I guess it’s time that I took a French class, isn’t it?” he said to me one night.  The next →MORE...

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