Archive for January, 2006

if both were drowning, which would you save:

Tuesday, January 31st, 2006

The knitting or the photographic moment? It started off as a makeshift photo shoot of the scarf, as an update for (both of) you.  I still had to paste 2 shots together, but I got an accurate illustration, if not Fine Aht. I tried a few more shots on the ironing board, but I was […]

pesons nos souhaits

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

She’s off (like a prom dress) on Tuesday.  This Tuesday {{{sob!}}}.   I have the kind of frantic regret that happens the morning of December 31, when you wake up and feel the year – the year – slipping into history. I’ve championed Alex’s semester abroad since we heard of the possibility.  Four months in […]

ironing board fight

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006

Skrufy on the left, Veto on the right. I found this series while looking for something else on the same roll :-) The contenders, litter brothers, were not quite a year old. Luckily I had a cheapo rangefinder within arm’s reach of my couch-potato POV; I managed to get 15 consecutive frames (some even with […]

chick road trip

Thursday, January 19th, 2006

My copilot arrived 21 years ago today: Flash forward to this morning: We launched her adulthood by hitting the RMV and a packie, in that order.  That’s an adult license which she obtained at the earliest possible moment, i.e. when the Registry doors opened on her birthday.  Oddly enough, even the paper temporary version will cut infinite […]

Smileyectomy a success

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

And more good news: the timestamp goes both ways.  :>