Wednesday, July 22, 2009


Today is the 4th anniversary of this blog.

Let's celebrate with a 2 foot tube of pure sugar.

9th Birthday Invitations

Invitations are going out tomorrow for Pete's 9th birthday party on August 15. Blog readers get the following free preview:

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Amelia Bedelia and the Lion's Mouth

Pete, Sam, and Dad came up with some titles for new Amelia Bedelia books.

1. Amelia Bedelia Punches a Cop
2. Don't Eat That, Amelia Bedelia
3. Amelia Bedelia Goes to the Bathroom
4. Put Your Underpants Back On, Amelia Bedelia
5. Amelia Bedelia and the Pizza
6. Amelia Bedelia Sticks Her Head in a Lion's Mouth
7. Amelia Bedelia Needs Bail (Pete said this is the sequel to #1)
8. Amelia Bedelia Eats a Dog and Their DNA Gets Mixed and Amelia Bedelia Grows a Tail and Starts Chasing It
9. Amelia Bedelia Misinterprets a Colloquial Figure of Speech
10. Amelia Bedelia Lives In Her Car

Thursday, July 09, 2009

Skateboarding Camp - Minor Injuries

Pete sustained some injuries at skateboarding camp. Nothing major, but we had to be careful for the next few days when playing Ship Attack.

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Skateboarding Camp

Pete had a good time at skateboarding camp.

He will be going to inline skating camp later in the summer.

Come back tomorrow to see some of his skateboarding injuries.

Tuesday, July 07, 2009

Tunnel Cache

Pete, Sam, and Dad found a fun cache in Sterling last weekend. It was a large ammo can located in a drainage tunnel. They proceeded to the playground near Horse Pen Run for a spirited game of "find the stick" and a walk around the local neighborhood.

Monday, July 06, 2009


Mom: Sam, are you ready to work on your subtraction work?

Sam: I'd prefer to put it in the sub-trash-can.