Monthly Archives: March 2010

dog’s-eye-view

When we first moved into our house almost 13 (yes, 13!) years ago, I was happy that Sonja could stand by the window on her chubby little legs, hold on to the windowsill, and look out on the big world … Continue reading

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leafy bits

This is how the spring shipment of perennials arrive at our door.  Tiny little perfect plugs just waiting to be planted up into fresh, cool, wet dirt.  Giving absolutely no indication of the dormant beauty ready to grow;  just green little leafy … Continue reading

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so good

I think the smile says it all. Elena competed in the Concours d’art Oratoire for her school division, and received troisième place (third place) for her recitation of the poem Le Vent. I can’t even put her excitement into words. … Continue reading

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pink

Pretty.

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green

A very late St. Patrick’s Day tribute… Ooooooohhh, yeah, but not just any beer… Guinness. And that concludes Chadd’s version of St. Patrick’s Day. Now on to MY tribute… Green. More green. And purple clovers!

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saturday

Countdown to spring; our day was so warm today it was hard to remember that it is only mid-March. The puddles are growing into mini ponds, and proved irresistible. The dog had already had a walk! We couldn’t find the … Continue reading

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king

Since the dog is of such short stature, we give him any opportunity to feel taller. Here he is, trying out his “king of the castle” stance on the hill of snow in our back yard. He loves to stand … Continue reading

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