Monthly Archives: September 2012

coasting | part two

And this is what the evenings in Bandon, Oregon look like. When you think they can’t get better, they get even better. I have to say, my kids pick really good places to go to school. Vancouver, BC and now … Continue reading

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coasting | part one

After we dropped off the girls, we headed west to Newport on the Oregon coast. Oh, what a good idea that was! The first night we finished off more than one bottle of wine with our friends Ron and Wendi … Continue reading

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happy birthday (math-free)

Happy Birthday Steve! You had just turned 21 when I met you (and I had just turned 19). You aren’t 21 anymore, and you know I am more about language than math. So no math (or real age reveals) today. … Continue reading

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she’s there…

It’s been a week since we piled in the car (and it was a sight, but I promised no pictures on Facebook, which I presume means no photos on the blog) and dropped Kate off at the airport for Chicago, … Continue reading

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and now, they fly

It’s 5 a.m. and I have been awake since 2:00. Today is the day. Yesterday Steve said, “This is the last day they’ll be in sight.”  Remember how when they are little, you always have the keep them in your … Continue reading

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this is why

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watch off, vacation on

Rio del Mar at Aptos…on the beach. I forgot socks (thinking San Diego, not Santa Cruz), but remembered the beer, the wine and the French Press for morning coffee. It’s a funny feeling to watch oneself relax and unscrunch one’s … Continue reading

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