Gilbert Turns Five!

Gilbert’s birthday means that he almost always has a birthday over Labor Day weekend. Last year it was the Tuesday after, and this year, the Thursday before. My parents came for a visit to celebrate, and he’s been pretty excited. Over the last year, Gilbert has definitely settled down, grown up a little, honed his… Continue reading Gilbert Turns Five!

Gilbert’s Third!

Gilbert had about the best birthday in the world for his “golden” one. I hope he remembers it, because it doesn’t get much better than this. As a Labor Day weekend baby, he’s always going to get more than his share of the fun, since it’s summer’s last hurrah. I have a M/R teaching schedule… Continue reading Gilbert’s Third!