Monthly Archives: August 2007

Making history, and just in time

Well, here’s something I never thought I’d see at Wingra, but will appreciate every single day…. today each classroom received a window air conditioner!!!!  Unfortunately, they are not made for our sort of windows, and the ancient windows were definitely … Continue reading

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Come on, FEMA!

The truck is stuck in the mud and we can’t get it out. Same for the van. The van is stuck under an apple tree, which makes things even worse. The lawn is so thick we can barely cut it. … Continue reading

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Back at home with the fam

Spotty is back at home, after spending the night at the vet.  Turns out she had a bladder infection, and is now taking antibiotics; just to be safe, however, they also put her on the equivalent of Prozac for kitties. … Continue reading

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A sad evening

Someone hit and killed Petey, the Kovacs’ stupid little terrier.  He and Muggs ran out into the street as I was taking a walk at dusk.  Someone swerved to avoid Muggs and slammed on the brakes but could not stop … Continue reading

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Expanding, Contracting

So now all of our kids are back within a 75-mile radius; how about that? Eli is home from New York and Roya returned home from L.A. this morning. Hope Beloit is great! This evening I had a Board meeting, … Continue reading

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Back at home

Here’s a fun fact I’ve been bandying around: With you (Kailah) in Asia, Roya in L.A. (arrived today), and Eli in New York, all of our children are thousands of miles apart from each other.   Amazing. So I am back … Continue reading

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Disregard that barn logo there; I’m not home

Well, I tried to upload a userpic of Cambridge, but I couldn’t, so just use your imagination.  I’ve been in Boston since Tuesday.  When I arrived, Eve picked me up and took me home to her awesome apartment.  From the … Continue reading

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