birthdays-and-holidays

Noodle’s birthday

Nathaniel’s birthday cake. Whole Foods had the skillz, I had the sixteen bills. Nathaniel’s birthday present: the gnome mushroom set from www.atoygarden.com. So enchanting. Birthday happiness: contagious. Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 29th, 2009 at 2:20

Feasting with Family

By Jamie Odeneal For this crazy brood, Thanksgiving means the “chaotic blessing” of each other’s company. It’s 10:30 a.m. on thanksgiving day, and my nephew Tanner is intently banging a broom around the upstairs of the beach house our parents have rented for the