Beehawks

I’d say we can officially declare Jacob fluent in English.  Well, I probably should have declared it at least two months ago— consider this declaration retroactive. Now I know the technical distinctions of fluency and the hazards identified by bilingual educators.  Essentially adults can be mislead into thinking kids are…

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inNATE

Jake is a lefty… just like his daddy and Grandma.  Papa is itching to get him into baseball.  Jakey’s into anything that involves throwing, hitting or kicking.  And I’d say he’s got a pretty good shot at being a bona fide athlete. Now Nate.  We don’t know Nate’s handedness yet,…

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Madagascar

It’s May.  Wouldn’t you know, I’ve been meaning to write about Halloween?  Last October marked our third Shasta Halloween.  We got about 450 trick-or-treaters, which was way down from 2010.  I think the problem, or perhaps the financial upside, was that it fell on a Monday. Jake was a lion,…

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