It’s the Hubby’s Birthday!

Poor Filippo. He always complains about his April birthday because of its proximity to Easter. And this year is no exception. Add to that, the fact that my in-laws are Greek Orthodox and there’s a pretty good chance his birthday will be overshadowed by a major...

Birthday Booty

Still catching up on all the news that’s fit to print in my world. So…Last Friday was my birthday. As my son so eloquently puts it, “It’s the eighteenth anniversary of my 30th birthday.” That boy’s got a future in fiction or...

Sssh! Someone’s Having a Birthday

Yep, it’s me. Today’s my birthday. Don’t know what the fam has planned for me yet, though I did make several requests. (One of them was a nap, which was summarily refused. How fair is that?)I’ll fill you in on the booty after the weekend. Hey!...

Happy Birthday, ToriKat!

We interrupt this week’s Monday Pop Quiz for a special announcement:My baby girl turns 19 today. And I couldn’t be prouder of her. I know big things will happen to her in her life. She’s everything I could ask for in a daughter: compassionate, fun,...

Happy Birthday, Nick!

Today’s my boy’s 13th birthday. And while I’d love to post Then/Now photos, I know that’s verboten in the teen’s world so I’ll stifle the urge. But I will tell you he’s a great kid: clever, smart, charming. And no matter how...