29 Nov, 2011

A Hot Chocolate Party in the Cold

November 29th, 2011|Tags: , |

This blog makes me do things, such as following through on fun schemes like having a hot chocolate party outside, in the cold. Our dotted pumpkin showed signs of wilting, [...]

24 Jun, 2011

Writing Letters to my Children

June 24th, 2011|Tags: , |

Now that my kids are all away at camp, I’m doing an odd thing: I’m writing them letters. It’s an unfamiliar thing. It feels awkward to recount my daily activities [...]

19 Jun, 2011

My Six Word Dad Memoir

June 19th, 2011|Tags: , |

In honor of Father's Day, here are my six words on Dad: "Died too young. Found in pictures." Feel free to add yours!

17 Jun, 2011

What Goethe and Packing the Kids off to Summer Camp Have in Common

June 17th, 2011|Tags: , |

Goethe's parental home in Frankfurt, Germany. I’m in the midst of packing three kids off to summer camp as I am sure many other parents are as well. Every year [...]

8 May, 2011

My “Momoir” in Honor of Mother’s Day

May 8th, 2011|Tags: , |

My older son & I, Sanibel Island, Oct 1998 Following on Friday's post regarding SMITH Magazine's six-word "momoir" project in honor of Mother's Day, here's my own: My kids: toughest [...]

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