Archive for November, 2008

November 24th, 2008

Princess Birthday

My youngest child just turned 6. She had a Princess-themed birthday party. I took this picture just before the party:

November 13th, 2008


We tried an experiment with an egg. I knew that if you put an egg in vinegar, the shell would dissolve, leaving a rubbery membrane… but my kids didn’t know that, and I had never tried it personally. I like pickled eggs (boiled and peeled eggs soaked in brine), so I thought this might be […]

November 7th, 2008

Bowling and IHOP

Last night we went bowling. My oldest daughter has a high school P.E. class, and for her grade she has to bowl two games with an average score higher than 100. We spent $70 on bowling, but didn’t manage to get the required score. I disapprove of that grading system, but I enjoyed bowling with […]

November 2nd, 2008

My World

For my birthday, my mother-in-law gave me a crystal globe.