Category Archives: Growing Up

A Month Passes in the Flash of an Instagram

How fast does a month go racing by?  End of the school year has us busy catching up on schoolwork and is filled with the usual school parties and awards.  The wonderful thing about the 366 Project is that when … Continue reading

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Alone in a Crowd?

My husband is Catholic, I am not. My parents are both ex-Catholics with varying degrees of dislike towards the church. My mom sometimes misses the tradition of it, going to midnight mass and Easter service, but doesn’t feel comfortable with … Continue reading

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Lalaloopsy, cute or terrifying?

I haven’t decided yet whether Lalaloopsy is cute or creepy. Those button eyes seem to follow a person around the room with their lack of depth, the buttons remind me of the x’s in old cartoons that signified one of … Continue reading

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Get the ambulance ready!

My son has learned to ride a bike!  Just when I had given up on the thought of my kids riding their bikes, he did it.  In just two evenings.  This weekend, after not having touched his bike in a … Continue reading

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58/366 Movies in bed

Tonight is movie night in bed. Nothing crazy though, we’re watching Contagion with Matt Damon and a cast of other actors whose names I don’t want to try to spell this late in the evening. The movie was good, but … Continue reading

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Dad 40/366

I got this text from my sister yesterday. I have a very complicated relationship with my dad and always have. He does not call me and I only called him on Thanksgiving and Christmas, maybe an occasional Father’s Day. When … Continue reading

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Kids are strange

I found a box of store brand tooth brushes that had suction cups on the end of them.  It’s to suction them to the mirror or the counter in order to keep track of them or not let them fall … Continue reading

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