Doing my best to keep up in this time-crunched school year means Project 52 remains on a backburner. Here are my catchup efforts:
As someone who appreciates imperfections, the Week 45 lyrics didn’t speak to me much.
But Simon & Garfunkel in Week 46? Yes!
Munchkin’s treat-filled Advent calendar inspired her curiosity to the point where her mother had to warn her it would be taken down if she snooped. It reminded me of one of my first memories. At age four on my first visit to Germany, I stood in Oma and Opa’s “cold room,” mesmerized by the foil-wrapped Santas that were lined up on a desk at perfect eye level with me. They were meant to be brought back home to America for all the cousins, and my father warned me not to touch.
A flawed but endearing image of my father and the Munchkin riding in the third row of Bubbles the roller coaster at Storybookland, a local kiddie amusement park that has become our Black Friday tradition and one of my favorite days of the year.