Posts tagged "summer vacation"

Dog Days

Dog Days
The term Dog Days seems to imply that it is too hot for Dogs (or humans by extension) to frolic.  Nope.  Sirius, the dog formation of stars is close to Earth from the end of July to August.  Coincidentally, these days occur when the earth is warm, lakes are comfortable and the skies shine blue... Read more »

September

September
September, for years, has been  the month where habits are recalibrated.  School calendars are given priority.  Bedtimes are earlier.  Food becomes heartier. We accept the punchlist of things we did not get around to- power washing the deck, or planting tomatoes.  We forgive ourselves, and roll over the  wish list for “next year.”  I always... Read more »

Sitting still- who can do it? Me.

Sitting still- who can do it?  Me.
My reign as an underachieving vacationer continues.  We grocery shopped, played with Henry, played with Henry some more, watched him sleep, and tried to let Pat and Rachel grab a little R and R.  Then I was all sad when Henry was buckled in his car seat and returned to his urban lair.  I will... Read more »
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