Uke, Uke, Uke

I’m still pregnant so you get another ukulele video.  This one’s for Grandpa.  I don’t have much else to say about that. Oh wait, yes I do.  You people are adorable.  Thanks for all the love and support and emails and wall posts and tweets and…  You make my heart […]

Memorial Day

In case you missed it, you can find my snarky Memorial Day post over at Craftastrophe.  Here, however, I’m going to skip the snark today and share a photo of one of my favorite veterans of all time, my grandpa. Thanks Grandpa (and Mom, and Dad, and Uncle Johnny, and […]

Thank You, Thankyaverramuch

Maybe it’s just because my inner 13 year old is getting so much attention with all the New Moon talk (and because I’ve been listening to the audiobook all weekend), but I can’t stop thinking about the phrase “my entire life depends on it.”  I don’t know how many times […]

Grandpa Lonon

Earlier this week, we decided to break my grandfather out of the retirement home and take him out for lunch.  While Mom had her hair done, Dad and I drove the pussy wagon across town to kidnap grandpa. Our search began in the dining hall.  We scanned the sea of gray haired […]

National Poetry Day

Apparently today is National Poetry Day.  Who knew?  In celebration, I thought I’d write some haiku.  Sonnets are just far too daunting.  Limericks are fun, but they have a day all their own.  Maya Angelou eat your heart out.  (By the by, do you think she and Oprah ever get drunk […]

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