Monthly Archives: March 2014

Andy’s Leprechaun Trap

ANDY’S KINDERGARTEN HOMEWORK LAST WEEK challenged him to build a leprechaun trap, another sure example of the imaginative springboards kids get these days. I love it. How delightful to see him gently peel a green foil shamrock with filigree borders … Continue reading

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Why I Can’t Send the Cats Packin’

MY HUSBAND GETS AN AUDIENCE when he walks into the upstairs bathroom at night. Our two cats jump on the closed toilet seat lid before hopping on the toilet tank lid to lick their whiskers and watch him dish kitty … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Unlimited

MY DAD STILL ENVISIONS THE surgical team that removed his tonsils as body snatchers. They came for him that day in 1944 gowned in pale green scrubs and caps with white masks. Then, they pulled him from hugging his parents … Continue reading

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