Just the Basics

We leave for Michigan tomorrow. Today we pack. Little Red got his backpack and loaded it up. With books. I love that child. (But I took the books out. Airlines are picky about weights these days, and I think that clothes are important.)

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Learn to Play

“Please come over and swim in our pool,” our friends asked us. “Our children are so bored, they really need a playdate.” We did not need to be asked twice, and we went over that afternoon. I watched the baby, naked, in the floaty, content to putter around and watch everyone. I watched the eight-year […]

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