Norovirus Creations

  My family is limping  through our third bout of seasonal norovirus. Tyoma missed four days of school last week. I am sick of toilets, paper towels and Mickey Mouse cartoons. I fought my ennui with watercolor, crayons, and ink. Without an easel or chain link fence to protect it, I painted atop our bookshelves, standing […]

Count It Out

Despite a family stomach bug requiring lots of fluids and patience, our weekend is going well. Every fifth weekend we are blessed. Tyoma is healthy and we amiably enjoy each others company and do fun (but odd!) things together. When Egor’s folks came, we were graced with one such weekend. The other four weekends, however, vary […]