Archive for June, 2011

30 June 2011 The Queens of Ease

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

29 June 2011 Water Mushroom at the Spray Park

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

28 June 2011 Pyramid Puzzle

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

And here’s the (mostly completed, I am told) pyramid block puzzle that AC and Sam made from the wood they collected in their Father’s Day dumpster diving expedition.

27 June 2011 Chez le dentiste

Monday, June 27th, 2011

26 June 2011 Critique Group Meeting at Trailside

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

25 June 2011 A Taste of China

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Best Chinese food I’ve ever had. Ever. (Pictured above is spinach and garlic. YUM.)

24 June 2011 A la piscine

Friday, June 24th, 2011

French class went to the pool today after re-enacting “Le Petit Chaperon Rouge” (aka Little Red Riding Hood).

23 June 2011 Little Gym Pirate Camp

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

22 June 2011 Ladies’ Night at Alhamraa

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

21 June 2011 Summer Sandwich

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

Sunflower seed butter and pluots–Sam’s creation.

Highlight of the Night

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Sam and AC got home from their first Parent-Child football class at 7:30 and regaled me with stories of games and goals and grass over dinner. So it was quite late when we made it out the door for our evening stroll around the neighborhood. There were the usual frogs (AC didn’t catch any tonight) […]

20 June 2011 Green tomatoes

Monday, June 20th, 2011

19 June 2011 Dumpster Diving

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Dad and Daughter go dumpster diving for blocks of wood they can use for a new project. Don’t we know how to show the man in our lives a good time? Happy Father’s Day!

18 June 2011 Bearfence Rocks

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

Fun hike/rock scramble up to Bearfence Rocks in Shenandoah National Park today. AC and I are pretty sure we scrambled this loop once before about 10 years ago when we were younger, fitter, and there were fewer gnats. Sam loved this hike. I have never seen her move so fast along a trail. And it […]

17 June 2011 New Specs

Friday, June 17th, 2011

They’re blue! (The frames, not the lenses). At last I can see.

16 June 2011 Smile!

Thursday, June 16th, 2011

15 June 2011 Sunflower

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

14 June 2011 River Girls

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

13 June 2011 Peas at last!

Monday, June 13th, 2011

12 June 2011 Kitty City

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Rexy and Sam play during the blackout after another massive thunderstorm swept through Cville.