Joke: New Jersey State Triathlon

This year, Joke decided to move up from a sprint triathlon, which she did last year, to an Olympic triathlon at Mercer Lake, NJ.  She trained for several months, often waking at 6am, to train before the girls, and her husband, woke. This year she had a sweet set of wheels to help her along. […]

Gabriella’s Musical Theater Camp

For the 3rd year in a row, Gabriella participated in a “Musical Theater” camp. This years theme was Broadway Music. Our little Diva was fabulous, and this was definitely the best performance to-date. Even the “media” was there to document the event, and Gabriella and I were interviewed by a local paper – we’ll post […]

The Garden

The garden is doing well this year, though the veggies are coming in late. We’ve got zucchini, and string beans coming in now, but soon it will be cucumbers, peppers, and of course, TOMATOES! New this year, we’ve forgone the pumpkins for brussel sprouts! We’ll see how that goes 🙂

Gabriella’s B-day & 4th of July Weekend

July 3rd started with a “bang” … breakfast in bed for our new tienager! We then set out for an early day starting with bowling (actually, a belated event for Elisa’s birthday). After a rough start, everyone improved on their second game, with Papa reliving his glory days 🙂 and the girls doing their best […]