GW drama with Damien and Lyric

25 days ’til I turn 35! My sister and her family are visiting, and I thought I’d share a couple of videos of Damien (7) and Lyric (4) playing with the Gundam Wing figures on my computer table (as well as a few other characters such as Ariel and Gilda the...

What I’ve been up to

This is not exactly a productivity log, though, despite a project that doesn’t exactly count having eaten my weekends recently, there has been productivity lately. First of all, the time-devouring project that doesn’t really count as productivity. So, as...

Correspondence with Damien

From Damien 9/3/14: Dere Aunt Jen I luv you. You or a grate prsen. I have morbls. louv Damien. From me 9/3/14: Hello, Damien! I was very happy to get an email from you! How many marbles do you have? Are you having fun doing school? Love, Aunt Jen From Damien 9/4/14: I...

Carved my name into his leather

My nephew Deedle was telling my mom all about various things the other day, and he mentioned that a spider would need eight swords. I had to document this because I haven’t yet finished laughing at the mental image of a spider lying on its abdomen completely...

A oilor din fluier

Zombie Girl sent me a postcard while she was away; it arrived two days after she did. It is a Niagara Falls postcard that she found in a vintage shop in England, so of course there was no way she could resist buying it and sending it to me. My favorite part is one of...