Monthly Archives: May 2012

a senior moment

The 18-year-old kind. Miss Alex graduates from high school next week. Last fall she went to Eugene to have Kate’s boyfriend, Brendan, take her senior pictures. I know it’s slightly weird to post portraits like this, and so big (she … Continue reading

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happiness happens

Something happened to me over the weekend. I am not sure if it was the three-dayer, or the weather, or something else (actually, I think it was something else, and that story is a-coming), but the happiness switch turned on. … Continue reading

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if i could

I would pull off this style. I still have a few years to go, but how much fun does she look like she’s having? From “Advanced Style” by Ari Seth Cohen, published by powerHouse Books.

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happy 75th to a golden girl

Poster by Goodby Silverstein & Partners, San Francisco

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it’s a dad, dad, dad world

I’m done with softball. Which isn’t that big of a deal for me, because I was always on the sidelines, hanging with the moms who would rather be in the shade than the stands. I am relieved, and happy for … Continue reading

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kind of like cinderella, but with dirt and a yellow ball

Last night was the end of Alex’s softball career. The game was brilliant. Oh, and so was she. I know that it’s brag mom-speak, but this moment is something she has been working towards for years. She had the game … Continue reading

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winding down

Softball is almost over. One more day, maybe two, of CIF playoffs. We’ve been doing this since she was seven…it got serious when she was ten. It’s really between Alex and Steve, none of my DNA is involved. She’s had … Continue reading

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