Monthly Archives: August 2009

The End is in sight…or is it just the beginning?

Today, Saturday, the last free day before school beings. Through a series of miracles, I was able to register both children sans problems (or official medical records) and even get them worked into the school bus schedule.  School begins next … Continue reading

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“I’m not sure I want to touch a girl”

After playing at the park down the street for a few minutes, Gus comes into the house and tells me that this one girl, not Solena (his usual park companion),  was climbing on the rope bridge and got stuck, and … Continue reading

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Dr. Donachie and Mr. Bean

There is one pediatric dentist on the post. She is not part of the Army, just works for them, which is usually the case with a lot of dentists overseas here.  She initially came off as very “pole-up-the-butt” the first … Continue reading

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Doors coming off Hinges

We are still in our temporary lodging.  I have threatened and explained to the boys that we need to be extra careful not to destroy or damage anything here, as we are only here a short time and don’t want … Continue reading

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School will begin soon

Living overseas with children in school, Dept. of Defense Schools specifically, is an interesting concept.  Most noticeably, they don’t have an attendance policy, necessary for the erratic moving that the Army tends to thrust upon families.  They don’t care if … Continue reading

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New Photo Site

Attention!! I have created a special site to share all my pictures. This blog is just not equipped to handle all the pictures I take, nor can I post video, which is half the fun sometimes. I will continue to … Continue reading

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Hobbies

So, since I don’t have any real hobbies to occupy my time anymore (no piano) I am looking for some new ones.  Everyone suggests reading, or crafts, both of which I don’t really enjoy.  I did see this interesting-looking book … Continue reading

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