We were playing around with some rhyming words this morning when I realized – OMG, Bastian can read!! Of course, I immediately reached for my video camera… After that triumph, we watched ‘The Kung Fu Kid’ and I took Bastian ice skating for the first time. It was an amazing day.
Today is my husband’s birthday. I love him, and so I planned ahead to make his birthday nice. But then his laptop started falling apart, so he needed one planned present early: A new computer. Okay fine. That was months ago, and there was still time to get him something that he would love to [...]
A self portrait by Bastian I never can wait for the holidays to pass. Not that it’s an especially traumatic time, or anything, it just throws off my groove. If we lived on the other side of the world where this year-end stuff happens in summer, would I like it any better? I expect not. [...]