We're avid readers at our house and visit our local library once or twice a week to refresh our current stock of books (for children and grown-ups alike). Somehow we always manage to borrow more books than we return, so once in a while (usually when we reach 100 borrowed books), I go through the drawers… Continue reading Today’s cow laid an egg!
The kids opted for a visit to our local mall this morning. Even though the outside temperatures have come down since last week's heatwave, it was nice to spend the morning in the air conditioning. The boys played at the mall playground a little. I say a little because the place quickly turned into chaos,… Continue reading Dress in style, wear a cow belt!
I want to start today's post by thanking Sarah at Sarsm's Blog for sending me the latest update on Yvonne the runaway cow. Yvonne has now been granted asylum in the Bavarian forest, at least until the Fall season, when food may become more sparse and she may become easier to catch. For anyone who says cows… Continue reading Today’s cow is on a trophy!
My favorite produce store, Henry's Marketplace, recently merged with a very similar store called Sprouts. I say very similar because the only thing separating the two stores is their names. You see, about 20 years ago, Sprouts was the one produce store around here. I'm not sure what happened but some members of management decide to leave… Continue reading It’s another shopping bag with a cow!
Today's cow is a repeat, in a couple of ways. One of my cow sightings appeared in the children's book Poppleton by Cynthia Rylant. We borrowed this book (and others in the Poppleton series) a few months ago from the library. The kids talked about Poppleton last week so I borrowed the book again and… Continue reading News update on Yvonne the runaway cow