The car accident dislodged

…a bunch of flotsam and jetsam from the back seat, the black hole underneath the front seat, and Lordonlyknowswhatall in the hatch back. But today, as we pulled into the parking lot of Tar-zhay, the kid held out an oddity. “I just found this on the floor,” she said. It was a gift card for […]

The Kid and I

happily bought some frozen pain au chocolat at Trader Joe’s, let them “proof” overnight, fussed at them, baked them up, and ceremoniously ate the whole box. We chewed mostly in silence, flakes of pastry falling all over us. “Mmmm,” said Miss W, a bit critically. “Too dark and crunchy.” “They tell you to bake them […]