how to make a piñata, hickville-style:
1. steal a plastic milk jug from the recycle bin
2. fill it with water
3. tie it to one end of a rope, the other end of which is fastened to a tree branch
4. with a stick, beat the living daylights out of it
5. Repeat with a new milk jug (because the first one is in pieces all over the yard)
if you give a girl a screwdriver… she’ll
a. become calm and focused
b. make a mess
c. get her papa to help her
d. all of the above
proof that he does in fact stop moving
They were talking about tea parties and painted fingernails and puppy dogs, right?
Wrong! They were deep in a conversation about…allergies!
a portrait of her parents
by my younger daughter
(My favorite part, besides the fact that we’re kissing, not fighting, is the hearts in the eyeballs.)
This same time, years previous: cold-brewed iced tea and coffee, In honor of Father’s Day: the giant green slug, cabbage apple slaw with buttered pecans
Sweetsie your picture is very cute!
I love it! Especially the girls sitting on the porch and the hearts in the eyes. That is really special that your children KNOW that their parents love each other.
I like that lampshade hanging askew on the wall behind the couch. Totally like my house…