This week’s edition of Mary’s ever popular Ruby Tuesday. Today I am reviewing the past as our once little kiddies are both going to be leaving the nest, to reside at the
. Of course, Allegra has been pursuing her studies for two years already, but now Cameron will be moving on to the U of H as well. Only 46 miles away, true, but slightly out of reach. University of Hartford
It seems a bit odd that the youngsters won’t be home every day. Sad? No, not really. As parents, you hope that you have provided your progeny with a set of values; the sense of work but not entitlement; and the ability to learn far more about success from failure instead of from expectations. Were we successful in our endeavor? I will admit to an obvious bias, however I think so.
The submittal is dated
D ecember 9, 1990. Cameron is about two weeks old here. He is dressed smartly in a warm red sleeper, and the shoot went well, as we didn’t have to wait for the smile. Allegra, the nearly two-year old, looks fine in her flannel dress. And there is her favorite knit bear resplendent in red and white, Johnnie Boy (if a grandma gives your kiddo a bear, she can name the bear whatever she wants!). There was so much ruby red here, the picture was used for our 1990 Christmas card. And this week’s Ruby Tuesday. Thanks Teach!