Man, we've got a lot to miss around here. But frankly, as a mom of 4, I know one of the things I'm gonna miss most is not having to drag everyone into the salon for haircuts. Eeesh I hate that. Miss Venera, a neighbor and friend, has been coming to cut heads of hair at our house since our first months here. In fact she's the only person who's ever cut Arleigh's hair (so far).
Thank you Miss Venera for all the hard work, patience, and knotty hair you've put up with!
She offered to do one more cut for everyone to send them off looking sharp. Here are some pics from the moment-
So, under the advice and encouragement of others, I'm adding a copyright statement to the family blog. Ridiculous really. I don't really mind if someone wants to use a photo. Actually it's always a bit flattering when someone asks. I don't mind at all, but just ask! Simple manners. This all came about because I stumbled upon my photos, which had been posted on the blog, being used here in Europe by someone making travel ads. He did site the blog; fair enough. But I realized that our kids could show up on a billboard in the Philippines with some strange photo shopped monster streaming from their noses, if I didn't at least try to persuade borrowers to at least ask first. I'm going to say yes, of course. I'm going to let you use the photo. I'll probably even offer to mail you a copy on disc. So just ask. It's a bit like RSVP- just do it. RSVP to that party. It's not hard, and it's the right thing to do- to let the hostess know you're not going to attend, or better yet, that you will show up. Please. I'm a nice person. I don't bite. Just ask.
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