That is a shot from our back yard of the 17th Street Canal. It overflowed in this neighborhood after Katrina and flooded many houses, but not ours. It is a raised house, so the water only got to the front steps (we're told).
We celebrated Halloween in our new house.
Then our Fido developed breast cancer and had to have surgery. The doctor said she'll live for four to six months, and at this point she is still with us.
We're expecting a baby boy! He is due September 7th. Its going to be a long, hot summer!
That's all for now.... (what? you expect a book?)