I have no doubt that I will enjoy THIS New Year’s Eve a lot more than last year’s.

I have no doubt that I will enjoy THIS New Year’s Eve a lot more than last year’s. Here’s a selection from “Savvy Stories 2: The TERRIBLE Two’s” December 29, 2012, I wrote on Facebook: I was upstairs folding laundry because the two of them… were downstairs having a coughing contest. (I think whichever onesContinue reading “I have no doubt that I will enjoy THIS New Year’s Eve a lot more than last year’s.”

Holiday Memories: Grandma’s Christmas Presents

Our grandmas knew some stuff we didn’t, and they did things in a different way. When I was a kid, my grandma always bought me underwear as a Christmas present – which, considering we would have all our cousins, uncles, aunts, and brothers and sisters over at our house on Christmas morning to open presents,Continue reading “Holiday Memories: Grandma’s Christmas Presents”

A Night Without Hope (a current Savvy Story from a few nights ago)

   Savvy has spent several nights this week going to bed and NOT clamoring for her stuffed baby dolphin toy “Hope.” It’s another possible milestone at age 3 1/2, and it’s good that she is growing up and doesn’t need them, but it’s disturbing how much she needs something one day and then the nextContinue reading “A Night Without Hope (a current Savvy Story from a few nights ago)”