Monthly Archives: July 2010

posing…more or less.

Not to be outdone, Ephraim insisted on posing when we got the backdrop paper out the other day. His moves weren’t quite as elegant as his budding ballerina sister although he did have some moves of his own. They were just a little more Backstreet Boy than ballerina. (ballerino? what is a male ballet dancer […]

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let’s get physical.

While my sister and I were antique shopping last week in Fairhope she ran across a book that she insisted on getting for Sarah. It was a fabric covered, colorfully illustrated book from the 1980’s that detailed every possible dance step and move a budding ballerina could hope to know. She thought Sarah would love […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. Do you know about the Catalog Living site? Oh my goodness, the misadventures of Gary and Elaine in catalog world keep me rolling. 2. If you don’t follow me on Twitter then you may not know that yesterday evening I both licked my thumb and wiped something off of my neighbor’s face and inadvertantly […]

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today.

Today you grew big enough to tuck your hair behind your ears, my baby who has had bangs since the very day you were born. Today you took the last fruit snack out of your treasured bag from Mr. George and handed it to your brother (who had already eaten the entirety of his bag) saying, “because […]

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brighter things WINNERS

Reading through the comments from the last two days has been such an exercise in joy for me. Music is personal. Particularly singer/songwriter music. (Britney, not so much. Well, I guess her music is personal, very personal…just in a startlingly different way.) Reading that so many of you connected with these songs in a deep […]

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