Monday, April 28, 2008
8 lines about 4 events
Mckenna won the essay contest, "Why it's great to be an American" from the American Legion Hall, along with a $75 award. Lauren won the school spelling bee as a fifth grader, so she beat all the sixth graders in the process.
Patrick's first communion was yesterday, along with losing his first tooth later. Thanks Mike (and my Mom and various parishioners) for making it a good day.
I just got back from my quarterly Department of Homeland Security focus group, this time in Charlotte, North Carolina. Annamarie couldn't come so my mom came along and visited some old friends, a very good trip as we got some time to drive into South Carolina.
Annamarie's garden is waking up again. This is the pavilion part with the three fishponds, and I think all danger of frost is past so she'll be doing some major planting---wants everything perfect for the reunion in August (4 months to go!)