Wednesday, September 29, 2010


she walked up and handed him this flower. he said thank you and told her what kind of flower it was. his first year of school is off to a great start.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010


he made a rock and flower sculpture for his sister before school.

Monday, September 27, 2010


we took a swim on what seemed to be the hottest night of the yearit feels like summer but the leaves at the bottom of the pool told us different.


he always said he wanted to fly!

Saturday, September 25, 2010


he relaxed in the club house staring at the sky for a long time... quietly.


i stopped to look at the sky, it always seems the bluest in fall. for 1 minute everything was quiet.

Thursday, September 23, 2010


they tasted like candy. the last of our summer sweetness. now it is time to welcome fall.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010


when i saw this picture i couldn't believe how much he has grown. i heard he can leap over tall buildings now and plays well with monkeys.  He is most adorable.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010


i was searching for a piece of scrap paper and found a piece of cherished history.

Monday, September 20, 2010


instead of cleaning the house today, we made a huge creative mess.

Sunday, September 19, 2010


she shared a hidden happy when i couldn't find one. Thank you.

Saturday, September 18, 2010


 The last words he said before they slept were 
"mommy, I love your love".

Friday, September 17, 2010


With a heavy heart my mind wanders to her,
i tell myself she is not suffering anymore.

Thursday, September 16, 2010


i went for a walk and was reminded why i was walking in the first place. happy motivation

Wednesday, September 15, 2010


he made a pie for dessert. I enjoyed a piece for desert and breakfast and lunch, yikes!! i have to go for a walk.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010


he said before he went to school, "mommy, i love you more often". she said after school,"i was voted vice president of student council". proud happy.

Monday, September 13, 2010

2010-09-12/ day4*c.f.

football. an evening swim and a beautiful sunset closed our 

Sunday, September 12, 2010

2010.09.11 / day3 *c.f.

a long afternoon at a birthday party. a spontaneous trip to my favorite restaurant. a long walk on a shivering pier. happy.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

2010-09 day#2

a trip to the farmers' market. 4 warm bowls of soup + some to share. all of us at the dinner table.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

2010-09 day #1

He played all day with them, worked all night, and came home in the morning with these, for us.