Maggie’s tenth year was mighty special. She learned to ride a horse, blossomed as a soccer goalie, landed her first sockeye salmon, planted a bountiful garden, and mastered Nestle’s chocolate chip cookie recipe. She snorkeled and skied, hiked and hunted. She devoured several book series: Pegasus, Hunger Games, and Harry Potter (again) were the favorites. Her top TV shows were Supergirl and Little House on the Prairie – … Continue reading Golden Girl
Somehow these birthdays just keep coming! I haven’t even posted about Sam’s 10th birthday party yet, and here we are celebrating number 11. It was hard enough last year when he hit double digits, but 11 sounds so old. I remember the day he was born so vividly that it surely can’t be over a decade ago! On the morning of his 11th birthday I dug out … Continue reading We Have a Tweenager!