The Last Meal

[366/366] “Maxwell! Keith! It’s time to eat! Come on in, wash your hands, and have a seat.” yelled Mom from the back door. “OK, guys! The battle is over! We gotta go in. Since I made the most hits, I win!” announced Mack. “That’s OK. I still had fun.” replied Gary....

Dinner Smorgasbord

[364/366] “Mom! Are those oatmeal-raisin cookies I smell?” asked Mack. “They sure are but you can’t have any until dinner is ready.” replied Mom. “OK. So what are you cooking, besides cookies?” Mack said. Mom looked around the kitchen as if she lost something. “Ah,...

Baking Break

[360/366] Cheese got up from the couch. He could not finish the cartoons, because Dad told him to wait. He found Mom in the kitchen flipping through one of her many cookbooks. “Hey Mom! What are we cooking for lunch?” asked Cheese. “Ah! Just found it.” Mom said. “I...

Wipe Your Nose

[354/366] Cheese laid in his bed under the heaviest quilt Mom could find! “I still feel cold, Mom. Can you give me some medicine before I take a nap?” asked Cheese. “I sure can.” Mom replied. “Do you want soup or a sandwich to wash it down?” “A grilled cheese sandwich...

Roasting at the Pit

[345/366] Mack finished telling his ghost story as the family sat around the fire pit. “Mom, can you pass me some more marshmallows for my hanger?” asked Cheese. Mom reached in the grocery bag for the little white puffy pillows and pulled out an empty bag. “Uh oh!...