So the Poot came back from Israel, made a brief appearance at home, and is off to Boston, along with clean laundry, a 6 month supply of groceries from the stockpile, and my newly acquired hand-me-down Saturn.
KeepingUpWithTheParentalUnits blog was started so the Childrental Units* can find out what the Parental Units have been doing, the same way the Parental Units keep up with the Childrental Units* by reading their blog.
Also, to post silly sign pictures.
* 'Childrental' as in Children-tal not Child-rental. (We are not attempting to rent out our children, although Lumpy might consider a summer job (so long as he wouldn't have to work too hard) if one were to fall from heaven onto his lap, and finals were over.