- Autumn is starting out well. Cool mornings, having to squeegee the car windows, with warm days. The leaves are turning red on the maple and liquid amber trees.
- Our oldest turned nine this week, and he received a model fighter jet from a relative for his birthday. The parts are smaller and more detailed than anything I ever did as a kid. This is his first model, and he's picked it up so fast it's amazing. Hundreds of tiny decals and parts the size of a pinhead.
- Neighbors are already decorating for Halloween. One house has about a half dozen spiders on the roof that are about three feet across. Looks creepy.
- Took the kids' car seats out of my car for grandma to use. Perfect time to vacuum what's underneath. Wow.
- Seventy four shopping days left until Christmas. That means that there's seventy three days left until the shopping really begins.
- It was everywhere ten years ago. So, here it is again.
Friday, October 08, 2010
A short six days this week: