Monthly Archive: April 2008

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Drive-thru java

I’ve seen these cute little drive-thru coffee shacks on two different trips now — in and around Anchorage and also Seattle. They look like garden sheds, only spiffed up. You’ll find them in suburban...

Time to make the money 0

Time to make the money

Every day, one of the first things Sam says to me is “Mommy, do you have to go to work today?” I actually get a jabbing feeling in my heart when she asks. And...

Who taught her THAT?!? 1

Who taught her THAT?!?

As a treat for being good while I registered her for kindergarten (which is a whole post of its own), I took Sam to McDonald’s for lunch the other day. Let’s just say it’s...

Dr. Sissy 0

Dr. Sissy

Noah had his 4-month-old well-baby checkup Monday, and Sam got to come along for the ride. She loves our pediatrician — his name’s Dr. Mark Baker, and I can’t recommend him highly enough —...

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Get green this weekend

Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend? Silly question — of course you are. What about something fun with live entertainment, educational exhibits and exercise? I’m talking about the Great Green...

Like magic 0

Like magic

Noah figured out today how to maneuver those strange things on the ends of his arms to touch stuff. He’s been staring intently at things for a couple of weeks now, and he’s occasionally...