Why Moreena Is One of My Favorite Bloggers

November 2, 2006 @ 9:03 am | Filed under: Uncategorized

Not to mention mothers. It’s because of posts like this one.

So tonight we went trick-or-treating, just like last year. This year,
Annika only made it to 5 houses before she announced that she was ready
to return home. But the other two girls, Frankie and our neighbor,
Sabrina, were just getting started. So I pulled Annika along in the
wagon while Sabrina and Frankie ran ahead to ring doorbells. Annika and
I talked about pumpkins and spiders and bats. We talked about what her
costume will be next year. And while I was getting ready to feel sorry
for her that she was missing out on trick-or-treating, I realized that this
was the celebration for her. Riding along in a wagon, bundled up in a
lovely new hand-me-down coat from Sabrina, her hair sprayed green and a
witch’s hat perched on top of her new coat’s hood.

This is the celebration. Amen to that, Moreena.


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  1. She is absolutely one of my favorite blogs to read. Did you see the post about the haircuts? It was about a week ago. Too funny and too, too true.

    Hugs, Sarah

  2. Thank you!
    -from the ever-belated blogger, Moreena.

    (And those photos and links have me all excited to make bread, too. Yum.)