We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The iphone5 has some cool features, like the ability to take panorama shots. Here are a couple from Vermont.
No crazy parties. No running around trying to get gussied up, bring a gift, be on time, leave early because of the kids, etc. Instead, we spent the morning building a sledding hill for the kids, the afternoon boarding, and … Continue reading
Merry Christmas to all those who celebrate in one way or another.
Last week we all had the flu. We spent a significant amount of time lying around in beds or on the couches. Somehow the girls are so beautiful, even in the thrall of illness. Me, not so much.
Today the girls have their holiday ballet show. CJ is probably going to be doing a solo, as she is usually the only one in class.
The scene: Naptime. Amelia is supposed to be resting in her room, and Clara is supposed to be sleeping in hers. Recently, if Clara does not fall asleep while she is looking at books, instead she climbs out of her … Continue reading
Here’s a picture by CJ of a Dada, a big sister and a little sister. She drew the mama (with a pig nose) on the back side. And she gave the mama a baby with a pig nose. How nice.