Mid-Winter Summer Blowout at the JCC,Open Houses, Parents Night Out at the Ciccotti Center, ESYO’s Playathon, Clifton Park Winterfest, Peter & The Wolf, and More This Weekend

Keep in mind that pretty much everything listed here could be changed or cancelled if it snows, or even if it doesn’t. Apparently there are already some closings and cancellations just based on the weather forecast. Myself, I don’t ever really believe the forecasts. I don’t even watch them–I just notice, eventually, that everyone’s talking … [Read more…]

Skiing & A Show

We left on Sunday for our annual Jiminy Peak trip. We arrived in the late afternoon, enough time to hit the slopes before dinner. We were with a crowd, so when J ran out of steam, I brought her back to our hallway at the Country Inn for her to hang out with folks while … [Read more…]

Yep, Still Alive!

We were doing our annual Jiminy Peak trip from Sunday until this afternoon, then I was unpacking/trying to nap (the world was working against me on that one), and I just went to Proctors to see Green Day’s American Idiot which, while not child-appropriate, was a really excellent show and I highly recommend it. I’ll … [Read more…]

The Suspense, the Unbearable Suspense!

J brought home her January journal yesterday. At school they have journals with a choice of different writing prompts each month. I love seeing what she chooses to write about as well as what she actually writes. Seriously, it feels like I’m waiting for the latest sequel from my favorite author. I crave every page, … [Read more…]