Category Archives: Grandkids

Isten Eltet

My maternal grandmother always used to say, “Isten Eltet,” and my understanding of it was “God Willing.” As it turns out, it really means “God Almighty” and I still sense that Grandma Bori meant the former. Isten Eltet came to … Continue reading

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Scotch Tape

Scotch tape seems to be something that disappears from our house with great frequency. It is almost as if we cannot keep it stocked. We have several places where we keep it and yet, it disappears. The culprit? Our grandkids. … Continue reading

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The Police Car

I was driving the other day and I realized that one of my Deerfield police friends (we know so many because of the bad neighbor – Malbor) trailing me as I was leaving Deerfield. No matter how innocent I am, … Continue reading

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Waiting for the grandkids? No, picking them up!

Sometimes, getting the kids out of the house in the morning is sheer pain. They don’t want to wake up and get dressed and they don’t understand the idea of parents who both work. We didn’t have that issue when … Continue reading

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Car wash day!

Tuesday was car wash day. Not the usual variety, and we have no set day anyway. The malbor does normally have a day, but of late due to health issues, that seems to not be happening all that often. The … Continue reading

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