Month: September 2008


The Savannah Jazz Festival is one of the 5,921 reasons I love living in Savannah. Every September, musicians offer free concerts in Forsyth Park, which quickly fills with lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. Yesterday, Lee, Camille, Boo… Read More

Review: Veggie Booty

I’m addicted to the booty. It’s true.

Whispering Skills

Camille knows how to whisper – I’ve heard her do it plenty of times before. But whispering on command is another issue. Last night, we were late for the Wednesday night dinner at church, and were only halfway… Read More

Silly Girls

I don’t know if it’s because they’re a little older, because they go to school together, or a combination of the two – but the interactions between Camille and Elsie have grown increasingly more fun! I think they’ve… Read More

Dusting Off the Fine China

Lee and I used to love entertaining company, but most of our entertaining over the last two years has been aimed at a certain little girl named Camille. We’re very grateful for that, although she is more impressed… Read More

Letter to Camille: Twenty-Six Months

Hello sweet girl, and Happy 26 month birthday! We’ve had a really good month – lots of visits with friends and family, starting a new preschool, trips to the library and Oatland Island for story time, and several… Read More

Recipe: Baja Fish Tacos

We just tried a new recipe that’s a keeper because it’s pretty easy, tastes fresh and light, and can be shared with Camille. I say “shared,” because although she was not a fan of all the ingredients in… Read More

Game Day Project

The perfect craft project for Game Day: A felt hair bow for Miss Camille. A little rough around the edges, but it was fun to make. I still can’t believe she doesn’t have a cheerleading uniform yet this… Read More

A Simple Sewing Project

I don’t pretend to have a lot of training or even much basic knowledge when it comes to sewing. I can thread my machine and press the foot pedal, and that’s about it. But I do enjoy being… Read More

A Grand Visit

We’re settling back in after a much needed visit to see the Grands in Tennessee. Camille had more fun than ought to be legal, playing with her grandparents, jumping on the bed, and DRIVING the golf cart. Yeah,… Read More