Monthly Archives: June 2012

This Week’s Haul.

Justin’s birthday was this weekend — his 40th, as a matter of fact, an amazing milestone for which the babies and I did nothing special. Oh, sure, I made him a pan of lasagna with only the best of ingredients (this particular lasagna came with a ridiculous price tag — one of the cheeses alone […]

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Twins unleashed.

Let no man tether His own body to his dream His dream to someone else Oh no, oh no — Elvis Costello I used to be one of them. One of the naysayers, one of the tongue cluckers, one of the enlightened few who couldn’t believe that a man’s sloth could extend to how he […]

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Daddy’s Day.

Were I the richest person in the world, I might — MIGHT — be able to give my husband the Father’s Day celebration he so richly deserves. Because, truly, this man deserves to be treated like a king. Someday I will win the lottery, and then all bets are off. But until then, we will […]

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Kisses

Little Miss Emme has a new trick. She and Jack have been “kissing” us for some time now: they’ll lean in to us and press their faces against ours for a few brief seconds. But Emme has taken it to another level: now, she’ll hover just slightly above your cheek for a few seconds, breathing […]

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School’s out for summer!

It was the last day of school today. My BFF Shannon and I celebrated by taking advantage of the early out (we were released at 11) and having a delicious lunch followed by a manicure/pedicure combo. It felt downright decadent. Of course, I disregarded Shannon’s stern directions and left before my manicure had set, promptly […]

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