Monthly Archive for March, 2010

Lucky Cody

As I went through Cody’s papers after school yesterday, my heart melted upon seeing this: (In case you can’t read it, here’s the translation:) Lucky Cody I think I’m lucky because I have a new baby cousin. I have a good mother. “Oh, Cody, that’s so sweet!” I said, giving him a hug. “That really […]

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An old household secret

It’s an old trick, but one definitely worth repeating, particularly since it saved me a repair bill recently. VINEGAR. I was first reminded of it recently when someone in my writer’s group asked how to get the stink out of wet towels. Vinegar, answered one brilliant person, who also said that she adds the potent […]

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It has been awhile…

…but life has just basically gotten in the way. It has a tendency to do that on occasion, leaving a person feeling stripped, empty and devoid of energy or gumption of any sort. I took the kids to say goodbye to their grandma tonight. She is basically asleep most of the time and can’t talk […]

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