Our other blogs
Tagsbaby becker birth birthday blog bolivia books christmas church construction contest family family photos farmers market ferguson food genealogy house jadzia joseph josh josie language life ludi newspaper photos play reading reminisce san antonio school snow speech st. louis post-dispatch storm suegros technology texas Tornado travel video work yard yoli
- Milles Family
- Joe Renaud's Place
- Dad's Daytime Diary
- Judi's Home Stories
- Eric and Nancy's Ramblings
- The Crabbe Trap
- Elie Gardner
- Live and Kern
- The Greenhaw Family
- Milles Family
Category Archives: videos
This summer we enrolled Jadzia and Ludi in swimming lessons as January-Wabash Park in Ferguson.
At home after her first ride on a bike trail, Jadzia was recovering from the scare of falling halfway through the ride. She asked me if we could ride again the next day, for the purpose of making a video.
The other day the kids were playing outside. Three times Joseph came inside and began punching the baby wipes bag. When the bag deflated, he would open it and ask for help to re-close it. It was so funny I … Continue reading
My Nan grew up in Wellingborough, England. Last week I got to see her childhood home, and today we went to her birth home in order to shoot a short little video. (Nan’s brother, Uncle Raymond, jokingly claims she was … Continue reading
Sunday began bright and early: we had to catch a train from Wellingborough into London for the day.
Wow, what a day! Andrew and Toni took Nan and me around to a number of villages in Northamptonshire with family connections. The first stop was Brafield on the Green. At the church we found a lady who had just … Continue reading
Today Uncle Raymond drove us northwest from Finedon up to the seaside town of Hunstanton. I was excited to see the coast when he had offered to take us. The sea is a powerful image in Tolkien’s mythology, along with … Continue reading
I am visiting England for one week with my mother and grandmother. My grandmother, whom I call “Nan,” was born and raised in England before leaving as a young woman to marry an American (my “Papa”).
Ludi is learning to read, and she can read more than she lets on. But she also greatly enjoys pretending to read, that is, taking a book and reading aloud a completely different made-up story. This is what I found … Continue reading
So here’s a little video we’re posting in order to show Cuisinart the problem we have begun having with our “elite” chopper after about four months of use. It’s been causing Yoli no end of frustration.