The other day at rehearsal, Silas was running around on the stage while I was talking to an actor. As Silas ran past, the actor, a 16-year-old boy (and, I […]
I like baby chicks. I wish Dabby’s chicks had lived. Did you have a dream last night? I dreamed that I was standing guard in the chicken pen when the […]
We were talking about “long names” (full names) the other day, and I asked Petra about a few different people, and whether she knew their “long names.” She knew Silas’ right off–I’m […]
Pointing to a small, straight scratch. I have a haircut, Mama. On my finger.
I just…can’t get my mind around Silas being 4. In some ways, it seems like he’s been “almost 4″ for a long time. He’s such a bright guy, I sometimes […]
Petra is supposed to be a flower girl next month, and I’m working on her outfit. Rather than make a muslin out of scrap fabric, I decided to make something […]
Reposted from JC’s D&D blog. This week, my son, who turns four in five days, insisted that “I want to use that book [5e Players Handbook] to make a character […]