This here bringer of the pooper to the fun party

Lions and tigers and spiders

Leta’s fear of spiders has recently grown into a full blown neurosis, and I’m afraid the entirety of her phobia is all my fault. I am the type of person who cannot remain calm when in the presence of a tiny bug and have been…

March 2, 2009

The princess tree

This was one of the trees planted within blocks of the place we rented in Southern California, something I purposefully walked by every morning on my way down to the beach. I imagine that if we had one of these in our backyard that Leta…

Catty

Almost every inch of snow has melted in our backyard (just watch, the mere fact that I make mention of this means that the moment I hit publish it will start snowing), which means these guys are a little more playful with each other when…