Category Archives: Sophie/Grammy Day
Without power for 4 days, we moved in with seven-year old Sophie & her parents in New York City. One morning while driving her to school (since I was there with my car & her bus ride is an hour), … Continue reading
Just after an earthquake “hit” our area, I got an email from my daughter-in-law Katrin–Sophie’s Mom; they’ve been in Italy & Switzerland since mid-July visiting Katrin’s family: “Heard there was just an earthquake. Did you feel it?” To which I … Continue reading
It’s been a good year in second grade for Sophie. I visited her class several times: for an author visit to talk about doing research & writing; on “Biography Day” the culmination of a research/writing/speaking project when Sophie & her … Continue reading
Wisteria in Washington, DC & wild horses on Assateague Island. We had a fabulous road trip!
It’s Sophie’s Spring Break & early tomorrow we’re off on a road trip to Washington, DC & then over the river & across Maryland to see the wild ponies at Assateague and Chincoteague. (Yes, we love Misty of Chincoteague by … Continue reading
Traditionally Sophie, her mother Katrin, and I have started the holiday celebration by going to a performance of “The Nutcracker” in New York City. This year Katrin suggested we go to the Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall. Jonathan, … Continue reading
Tomorrow is Sophie’s Birthday!!!!! Happy Birthday, Sophie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Our family has a tradition of a “birthday season” to accommodate busy schedules. So, Sophie’s season starts tomorrow with her parents and me, plus Linda’s 2-year-old granddaughter who is staying with us for … Continue reading