Category Archives: family

Hallowe'en

Hallowe’en is the best holiday. You take the kids out to trick or treat and neighborhood kids come by your house for candy. It reminds you why you love your neighborhood and your neighbors. Best of all, you can go … Continue reading

Posted in family, politics | Comments Off on Hallowe'en

Peace In Washington Square

I was at Washington Square Saturday having a picnic with my family while the peace rally was going on. There were a few hundred people making their voices heard including the Progressive Democrats and the Quakers. The Quakers set up … Continue reading

Posted in family, politics | 1 Comment

Loss In The Family

My baby cousin died today. He was nineteen years old. I last saw him at Thanksgiving dinner.  He seemed robust but a bit teenagerish. I knew he got in trouble sometimes but I thought he would find something good to … Continue reading

Posted in family | Comments Off on Loss In The Family

More Rosalie

Another Thanksgiving photo, this time from last year.

Posted in family | Comments Off on More Rosalie

Friday Baby Blogging

Here’s another Rosalie photo from Thanksgiving.

Posted in family | Comments Off on Friday Baby Blogging

Friday Baby Blogging

Charlotte thinks there’s nothing wrong with Christmas that a little more commercialization couldn’t cure.

Posted in family | Comments Off on Friday Baby Blogging

Charlotte Turns Five

Five years ago I booked a last minute ticket to fly home (my round trip ticket couldn’t be changed) and sat in a snowstorm four hours on the runway. Eventually we departed for Salt Lake and arrived in the middle … Continue reading

Posted in family | 2 Comments

Baby Blogging Buy Nothing Day

Check out the cookie turkeys. Yes, those are chocolate chip pancakes that Charlotte and Rosalie are eating. More than a decade ago, people who were disappointed with holidays dominated by consumerism started to set aside the busiest shopping day of … Continue reading

Posted in family | Comments Off on Baby Blogging Buy Nothing Day

Friday Baby Birthday Blogging

Next weekend is Charlotte’s fifth birthday so today we take a look back at baby Charlotte on her two week birthday.

Posted in family | Comments Off on Friday Baby Birthday Blogging

Friday Baby Blogging And Rosalie's No Fun Day

Rosalie ran a fever today. I gave her some acetominophen and she perked up enough to chase around with big sister, but she asked to be put back to bed afterward. Here’s a picture of Rosalie in happier days. In … Continue reading

Posted in family | Comments Off on Friday Baby Blogging And Rosalie's No Fun Day