Blog

Shmeckers

A few months ago, I introduced CJ to checkers. I beat her, badly. I couldn’t help it. The rules say…

Scrabble

CJ’s teacher suggested moving CJ to a lower spelling group. So I introduced CJ to Scrabble. It had been a…

Baywatch for Babies

I’m taking CJ to see “Baywatch.” She’ll like it, I think. It’s a lot like “Paw Patrol.”

The Hungry Thing

CJ’s mom climbed down from the attic with an unexpected trove of picture books from her childhood. One of them, The…

Old Enough for Left Jackal

CJ has been wheedling for a dog, and recently she’s broadened her approach. “Can I get a squirrel?” “Can I…

Innie minnie

On vacation at Saratoga racecourse today. Not doing too well until the 6th race, which consisted of 9 fillies who’d…

CJ survives the Titanic

After Sunday brunch, we often go to the fish store next to the restaurant. This store is fantastic. One of…