Tag Archives: Jen

OK. Here’s The Guy To Blame.

Summer                            Waxing Grandchildren Moon Ruth and Gabe have napped, like Grandpop and Granma.  This means they have considerably more energy.  Gabe covered a complete circuit of the patio to front door run, moving as fast as his stubby little legs … Continue reading

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Families

Summer                                              Waxing Grandchildren Moon   Gabe and Ruth have broad palates.  Tonight Ruth ate sushi, tempura shrimp and a whole dish full of tempura vegetables as did Gabe.  They also wolfed down tempura ice-cream.  Afterward, Ruth wanted to put on … Continue reading

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Fiery Hoops of Passage

Summer                                        Waxing Grandchildren Moon Ruth and Gabe move and do, absorbing, trying, reaching, running, searching, asking.  They are both information and experience Brawny Towels.  Nothing passes them by. Their emotions are quick to surface and quick to flee. Jon and … Continue reading

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Uh-oh

Summer                                        New (Grandchildren) Moon It’s 10 am.  Do you know where your grandkids are?  I do, they’re upstairs. Ruth has brought her sombre et sol disposition with her.  When sol, her blond hair dances and her smile, often mischievous, lights … Continue reading

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Grandkids

Summer                                  New (Grandchildren) Moon Jon and Jen, Ruth and Gabe rolled in around 6 pm.  Kate fed them all, I cleaned up and Jon and Jen organized their family.  Vega and Rigel, of course, helped. Ruth went out to her … Continue reading

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Hooray for the Red, White and Blue

Summer                                            Waning Strawberry Moon Hooray for the red, white and blue.  That is, the blueberries, the raspberries and the white clover among which I picked them this morning.  Worked outside for an hour and a half, moving an outdoor table … Continue reading

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One last hug, Granpop!

Winter                               Waxing Cold Moon Ruthie ran down the drive and said, “One last hug, Granpop!”  We had come back from an evening at the childhood sensation, Chuck E. Cheese.  I hugged Jon and Jen, kissed Gabe, under a crescent moon … Continue reading

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