Welcome home, you lucky little canine! The kids have dubbed her “Wednesday”, in honor of the day she came home. (Though Anna thinks she’s “black like goth”, so Wednesday Addams comes to mind.) Update: New video made with Anna’s “Flip” video camera. Pretty cool Christmas gift. Thanks, Santa!
Emmett and Anna Rose were awarded on Friday with their Honor Roll recognition for the first marking period. We are so proud! You can view more pictures of the assembly in our photo album. (P.S. Katie had an outstanding report card as well. She is distraught at the unfairness that there are no letter grades … Read more
No, you didn’t miss it last year (or the year before that.) The long-awaited “Move-in day” finally happened on the day after Thanksgiving. That’s right: Black Friday. For those of you keeping score, that’s two years and one month after the purchase date. Not bad, eh? We are very pleased with the outcome. It’s not … Read more
Wednesday was the kids’ first day back to school. So we gathered them for the annual photo … We also got a photo of their cousin Taylor, who went back to high school the same day. So we’re posting it here to thoroughly embarrass her.
In order to prevent the use of clliché (“Has it been a year already?” etc.), we’ll forego the usual intro and cut to the chase: It was a very busy year…again. The house renovations moved along at the pace of a glacier. (Not the crashing, splashing dramatic-type glaciers you might have seen in “An Inconvenient … Read more
It was an exciting year for the Cawley family. We bought a house, took a trip to Disney, went skiing in Vermont… Other highlights from this year: Maureen… …attended a writers’ conference in January where she received excellent feedback and much praise from her peers and the instructor, Christian Bauman. She learned a lot and … Read more