|Bonding with Papa.|
|Staring out through our hideous sliding door accessory for one of the very last mornings because...|
|... On Wednesday, deck construction finally began!|
|Thursday was rained out, but on Friday came the footings. On Monday: the joists.|
|Aunt Lisa makes word puzzles twice as fun.|
Overheard this week:
In response to compliments Tom received on the leg of lamb that he roasted: "The lamb is so tender because we caught it and killed it and cooked it." (Cue some amusement mixed with slight guilt and horror on my part at the casualness with which she stated it.)
Between Tom and Abby
Shopping at Trader Joe's
A: "We could get some fruit."
T: "What should we get?"
A: "We should get some red grapes. And we can get some green grapes."
T: "Well, which one should we get?"
A: "We can get them both."
"Pull pants down."
"See bad guys!" (While watching Mulan, to which Abby responds, "Yes, Michael. Those are the bad guys!")
"Green, pink, purple"