A Backend Refresh

I first created this blog over a decade ago, and until now I’ve been able to successfully update the underlying codebase. But 10 years of upgrades is a long time, and legacy files and settings abound, so I’ve decided to pull the trigger and reinstall the code from scratch. So if you notice anything broken …

Is this thing on?

Tap. tap. Is this thing on? I originally crated this site to help keep friends and family up to date about the family, kinda like a the note inside a holiday card but three times a week. That was over a decade ago, and Facebook has since filled that need extremely well. But then Facebook …

Kindergarten!

It’s hard to believe, but Corinne starts Kindergarten today! Where has the time gone? It seems like just yesterday she was a baby in her crib, or a toddler wandering through the house clutching baby Elmo, or a small child pushing a stroller around and talking on a pretend cell phone. Now she dresses herself …