Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Elvis became Charlie

After much discussion, the puppy was re-named.  He now prefers to be called "Charlie" rather than "Elvis."  A much more fitting name, I think.

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Our house is now a home....

For me a house or an apartment becomes a home when you add one set of four legs, a happy tail, and that indescribable measure of love that we call a dog.
Roger Caras 

Welcome home, Elvis...We already love you with all of our hearts.

Friday, September 17, 2010

The manly art of grilling...

"Mom, can I try grilling the hot dogs?"

"Um.  Okay.  Please be careful."

"I will."

Saturday, September 11, 2010

September 11th

Appreciating all that we have....and remembering those who lost everything they had.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Learning to be helpful

She doesn't just ask if she can help....she insists that she be allowed to help.  She washed the dishes, folded her clothes, and folded my kitchen towels....without being asked to do so.