Over the past three weeks, my house has been inundated with what we are referring to as “DeathPlague9000™”, some versions of which come with a healthy case of conjunctivitis. I was the last one in the house to acquire DeathPlague9000™, and boy, did I get it. I even got the fun version with conjunctivitis, or … [Read more…]

A Lull in Events, But Not in Activity

It’s been a calm couple of weeks around the Oasis. We’ve finished out the last of the activities related to preschool and dance class, with the final recital this past Sunday. The weather has turned from someone chilly and gray to heat and humidity that we don’t usually see until the middle of August. Just … [Read more…]