Monthly Archives: December 2009

if you give a kid a box of styrofoam

this is what will happen:

and then it will take you at least 2.5 hours to clean it all up.  if you are lucky, while you’re in the process of said clean-up, your smallest child will wander into the kitchen and destroy the 2 dozen cookies you just baked and decorated.  your day will be awesome.

thanksgiving…a little late

so, in an effort to update you on what the forston family has been up to, i figured i’d start where i left off.  our thanksgiving was full of family, food, and fun.  we hosted this year’s gathering and had a crowd of 11.  michael’s mom and dad came down from cincinnati, his sister was here from south carolina, his brother came from virginia, and we also had some of our family from in town.  we fixed a 26-pound turkey.  michael named him frank, and he was delicious.  of course, with all the food we had (and, trust me, we had LOTS of food) leslie and lucy’s favorite thing was: