Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Grinch

The Grinch

This holiday season I felt a little “grinchish” in that we never decorated a Christmas tree, strung garland across our banisters or covered our roof …

 

Grandpa would be Proud

Grandpa would be Proud

My grandfather was a chemist.  As a child I remember being fascinated by his lab in the shop my father worked at.  There were beakers …

 

Crazy Cores

Crazy Cores

  There is something immensely appealing about a “Kinder Surprise Egg” to the younger occupants of my household.  In fact, whenever a family member travels oversea …

 

Her Own Sense of Style

Her Own Sense of Style

Forgive me. I am a neophyte with girls. The three boys did not prepare us for the singing, dancing, verbosity, and clothes-changing of a little girl. We are …

 

Begin With The End in Mind

Begin With The End in Mind

Each Monday night after New Years we laboriously create our goals for the new year. This year Drew’s goal to “increase in stature” was to participate …