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Happy Birthday to DD#2! or Two Blue Scarfs.

Yesterday DD #2 turned 14! Fourteen!!! So hard to imagine! She was my most worried over pregnancy and probably the most dramatic birth. We moved back to New York in the late August, six weeks before she was due. Two weeks later came 9/11 and our world was forever changed. I went into
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On the benefits of knitting in the passenger seat.

OK, friends, not only was I the first parent in our family to enter my 18 year old’s car successfully I am now happy to report that I was also able to exit it. With my sanity almost intact. Some of you might say that my sanity was not something to write home about in the first p
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My baby bought a car…

Yep. My 18 year old baby bought a car. He just told me. He is very happy. And me? I am ambivalent. So I am knitting. I want to be happy for him. I said all the right words when he told me about it. And asked all the right questions – insurance, registration, four wheels –
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Going Places…

I am not sure what happened to last week. I mean I know it was there… Somewhere… Sometime… But that is about all the information I am prepared to give at this moment. What can I say? I walk slow and live fast! I stared writing a post on Friday and had to abandon it d
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Going, going, gone…

It is after midnight… I should be sleeping. There are lots of reasons why I should be sleeping now, the main one is that I will have to be up at 6 AM tomorrow and out of the house by 7. I am going on a trip. A major, major shopping trip to Bney Brack. We usually do that twice a
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Summer Blues…

I got the Summer Blues… It’s almost 11PM and I am beginning to think in complete sentences. Short ones. I have a feeling that the main thought of this week will be – “It is almost over”… Next Sunday my boys are going to be in school. That will ̶
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