spelling bee . . .

24. September 2006 home&family 0
tonight, my family and i went out to eat for dinner. we sat in our regular booth and the waiter brought us our drinks . . . (we’ve been there so often, he didn’t even have to ask what we wanted). they had new menus, so we scanned the updated food choices. it was then ...

understanding younger siblings

23. September 2006 funny, home&family 4
upon waking up this morning, i decided to emerge out of my room. yes, i had to decide to go out of my room. i actually hesitated slightly before turning the knob. why, you might ask? because i have a sibling–not just an ordinary sibling, mind you. a girl. in jr. high. a deep sigh ...

would you like some fries with that?

17. September 2006 home&family 0
this is a post from ben’s blog (for those of you unfamiliar with the clan, ben is my cousin rachel’s husband). this little episode happened at a recent family gathering; i was “the informant” (i.e. “one of the older cousins”). 😉 kids are so funny . . . reminds me of my days at the ...