Got my tomatoes, eggplant, paprika peppers, foxgloves, and cinquefoil in the ground right before the skies opened up. Perfect timing!

Consoling my child who is nervous about starting kindergarten feels like I’m leveling up to School-Ager Parent. New and different scenarios.

Tonight’s proud parent moment: my son (age 5) asked to watch @altonbrown Good Eats for his evening TV show. “Bowl O’ Bayou” was a winner!

This is what #MayThe4th means to me.
(From my personal library)

Three books on the Kent State shootings

Saw a Michigan license plate today that read IAM4OSU. Wonder how often their car has gotten keyed?