Oh no! Coney Island's Astroland is closing. When I lived in NYC I loved taking the subway out to Coney Island. One of the coolest things I've done in my life is participate in the Mermaid Day Parade. (Always the first Saturday of Summer.) We did not however, ever Shoot the Freak.
Hazel has suddenly began resisting going to ballet. Trying to reach a remedy for the situation, I asked her teacher how she was doing in class. "Better" and "She's starting to get it." were her responses. Then I mentioned (again) that this was her 4th year of dance instruction. To which the ballet instructor replied (I swear), "Well, you'd never know it by watching her."
Yay! I'm always thankful when I run across unlocked WiFi especially when I am in dire need. So a big shout out to Dlink the network I was able to join this week when my service was acting up. Once I was messing with my iphone waiting for Lula to wrap her violin lesson and the message: Would you like to join the network PENIS? popped up on my screen. Here's a list of even more off color network names.
I can not wait to make this rainbow cake. I am in no way, shape or form a baker, but it looks like tons of fun.
I spent a fun day walking around the Mission in SF today with my friend Cindy. She's a talented illustrator and sells her whimsical work here. Buy some!