Monthly Archives: November 2011

Update on The Girls – #8

It’s a rare, cold morning here in Mobile (46 degrees) and we all went for a walk. The girls weren’t overly happy with being out in the weather, but E seemed to do OK. C was never very happy about … Continue reading

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Update on The Girls – #7

Just a few things… C – is eleven months old today. She’s feeling a lot better – crawling along the floor, smiling, and (at times) asking to be picked up. Her mom says that C has eaten well today. She … Continue reading

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Book Review: About Three Bricks Shy… And the Load Filled Up by Roy Blount, Jr.

About Three Bricks Shy… And the Load Filled Up by Roy Blount, Jr. Ballantine Books Original Copyright 1974; Other Material Added Through 1989 349 pages Rating – 6.5/10 Summary – Three Bricks is a good look at one of the … Continue reading

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Update on The Girls #6 – Under the Weather

The girls are having their usual, active weekend. Here are a few tidbits – C – is not feeling well. She has a fever (102.2) and she’s not her usual, bubbly self. We talked to the pediatrician last night and … Continue reading

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Movie Review – Disposable Heroes: The Blood, Guts, and Tears Side of Football

Movie Review – Disposable Heroes: The Blood, Guts, and Tears Side of Football Rating – 9/10 Release Date – listed as both 1984 and 1985 by different sources Running Time – 50 minutes, 58 seconds Summary – this documentary showed … Continue reading

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Update on The Girls #5 – “Hot Mama”

The girls continue to do all sorts of stuff: E – when I told E that she had a “Hot Mama,” she started saying “HotMamaHotMamaHotMama….”. She has started to learn her days of the week. My wife told her that … Continue reading

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Update on the Girls – #4

Today I’m in the office, so I haven’t seen much cuteness firsthand. But the girls did some cute stuff when I was home yesterday. C – has become a wiggle worm. Every time you try to give her a bottle … Continue reading

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Update #3 on “The Girls”

The girls continue to be cute. Caitlin Elizabeth is able to talk about things in her books; she can find illustrations now and describe what’s in each picture – clothes, a box, etc. E knows all of her colors. Caitlin … Continue reading

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Book Review: Silver Street by E. Richard Johnson

Silver Street by E. Richard Johnson Harper & Row Copyright 1968 151 pages Rating – 6/10 Summary – Silver Street is an award-winning novel that was written by a convicted murderer as he served time. The plot is mediocre, but … Continue reading

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Update on “The Girls” – E’s “Sweet Kicks”

Here are a few cute things that the kids have been doing this week: E – She loves the school bus when it comes by outside our house. She loves to play with the old Fisher Price bus that I … Continue reading

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