Monthly Archives: April 2010

Fiddleheads

The other night, I had the opportunity to sample a traditional Maine vegetable: the fiddlehead. Basically, it’s a baby fern. But where eating baby cows gets you called cruel and inhuman, there’s no such stigma against eating baby ferns. Mainers … Continue reading

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Writing Group

I had my first writing group session in over two years last night, and it felt wonderful. Leaving Utah, one of the main things I was going to miss was the writing group. I’d been in one for years and … Continue reading

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The Tooth Fairy

Last night, TRC lost his first tooth. It proved to be a much more involved experience than I was anticipating. He and I had played a rousing game of Heroscape in the afternoon (thanks for the tip, Dan–awesome game!), and … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Last Starfighter

A bit ago, I decided to watch The Last Starfighter with TRC. This was another one of those “Movies I Grew Up With” flicks–one which I really fondly remembered, although I was apprehensive that I’d watch it and wonder what … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt

For TRC’s birthday, I found myself in a bit of a dilemma. On the one hand, it looked like it was going to be the only day we could go out and about on an Expedition while my mom was … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation

The fam and I decided to watch a movie last night, and after some perusing on Netflix streaming, I settled on Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation. Jimmy Stewart, Maureen O’Hara, a vacation that goes horribly wrong–you can’t miss right? For … Continue reading

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Update from TRC

As part of our family’s goals, TRC is writing a journal four times a month. (That’s the goal, anyway.) I thought I’d take a minute to fill you all in on some of his more noteworthy entries over the last … Continue reading

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