Like Mother, Like Daughter

Date May 3, 2008

The title of this post is a bit cruel…but Julie ran an errand this evening and walked back into the house over a half hour ago deeply engaged in a conversation on her cell phone. She has not yet hung up. And does not even appear to be winding down. And here I am, all […]

Post-Christmas Company Round 1

Date January 1, 2008

Julie’s brother and his wife, Patti, came down for a few days after Christmas. As always, they were a hit with the kids. They brought their dog, Petey (or “Petey the Flatulent” as he will be known henceforth and forthwith — an unfortunate side effect of some antibiotics he was on). Petey is part cat, […]