52 Weeks ~ Vegetable (34/52)

RSiegel_Week34 - I Am Corn!

Sometimes, in the middle of all the world going haywire, you just have to sit back and giggle, and thank the stars that you have this girl, this silly, wonderful, heartful, kind, smart, gorgeous girl who knows how to make herself into an ear of corn, who knows how to hug you so tight your ribs nearly crack, who knows how to love you to the moon and back, more than more, more than most, more than toast.

December arrives with bared teeth

After more than two years of braces and various other dental “appliances,” today’s the day that Hyla gets her braces off!

Accordingly, on the menu tonight: bubble gum, WHOLE apples, caramels (and possibly a caramel apple), and corn ON the cob.

If you want to know what this evening will be like at our house, this video might give you some idea: