Month: August 2011

Sesame Street!!

Remember this? Sunny Day Sweepin’the Clouds Away On my way to where the air is sweet Can you tell me how to get, How to get to Sesame Street Come and play Everything’s A-OK Friendly neighbors there That’s where we meet Can you tell me how to get […]

Irene’s Destruction!

Yesterday was a day of cleanup! As the sun rose, so did the neighborhood..it didn’t take long for the chainsaws to come out and ‘neighborly love’ to begin… I asked the boys at the dinner table last night what their favorite thing about the hurricane was (I figure […]

The morning after!

So last night kinda looked a lot like this.. and this… and this too… We decided to spend the night down in the unfinished basement…we have a pull out couch down there and we brought down a couple of matresses for the kids. We lost power for a […]

Impending Hurricanes!

So what does the morning of an impending hurricane look like? Well… There are cookies being made and Wii being played… There is lots of salsa making using freshly plucked produce from the garden…Please be nice Irene! This is gonna be a HOT one…just the way Chicken likes […]

Summer is…..

Summer is….. Home-grown Tomatoes.. Ice Cream Trucks… Barefeet.. Night-time baseball games.. Fresh sweet corn… Treats before dinner… Big, bright full moons… Trips to the beach… Futbol de calle…. History lessons and deck scrubbings… Trips to see the waterfalls… Vacations and LOTS of swimming…. And Last.. but not least… […]