Mr. Wallace Goes to Washington

“All I really want to do in my whole life is go to see George Washington’s house!” Coby said one day last spring when I picked him up from school. … Continue Reading →


The Nana Rules

I am not a genius, but I am smart enough to know that my involvement with my grandchildren is based on gracious access granted by my son and daughter-in-law. I … Continue Reading →


Becoming: A Grandmother

  The role of grandparent is a fascinating one. While grandparents have always been an important part of family life, this generation of grandparents is designing a whole new definition … Continue Reading →


Monster Trucks Replace Trash Trucks

It happened on Valentine’s weekend. The migration from trash truck enthusiasts to monster truck lovers! For some reason, I feel a little sad about it. Somehow, it’s a rite of … Continue Reading →


A Family Affair

Yesterday was one of those days that just seems to shimmer with light and happiness. It was Sunday, and the day that Mack and I had decided to join the … Continue Reading →


Christmas in July

Let me tell you about my skirt…I had a little time on my hands back in November 🙂 For some reason, I decided that I wanted to make a Christmas … Continue Reading →


By the Sea

Dear Friends, Last weekend, I experienced one of the most joyful times of my life. We introduced our baby grandson, Coby, to the ocean for the first time. He is … Continue Reading →