We're having snow days this year. A lot of them. More than I remember ever having when I was in school. (Yes, I know I sound like a grouchy old woman. Hush.) Paul, though, remembers the winter of 1978, when there were 22 snow days. So it could definitely be worse. I had taken today… Continue reading Dreaming of Warm, Sunny Days
When we went on Levi's wish trip, everything was just pristine, everywhere. Disney's dedication to perfection is legendary, but honestly, it was the same at Give Kids the World, at Universal, and at Sea World. Everything is immaculately groomed. Understand that my standards of cleanliness have degraded somewhat in recent years. Mostly I'm just happy… Continue reading Ah, memories.
Levi got a little package in the mail today. It was from Give Kids the World, and I couldn't imagine what it could be. (Though I was pretty sure it wasn't a bill. Which was a welcome change from the rest of the mail.) It was ... a rabbit. Mayor Clayton, to be specific. He… Continue reading Small Packages
I just found this picture from Give Kids the World, and it's too good not to share. One of the amazing things at Give Kids the World is the pool. It's enormous and heated to nearly bathwater temperature, and shallow all over, so you can really pack in the kids. There's a zero-degree entry… Continue reading Everybody’s Gone Surfing …
We had Easter dinner at our house tonight. Besides my mom and my siblings (less the Canadian contingent, of course), my mom's sisters came. They asked about pictures of our trip, and I was reminded that I haven't shared a lot of the snapshots we took. I'll keep at it. Just for fun, I took… Continue reading Tuesday at the Village