For once, I got something I really wanted for Mother's Day -- and it didn't involve anyone shopping for a gift I could do without. I'm spending a May weekend with two of my three kids.
What a rock star! The crowds are so dense you can barely get a glimpse of her famous smile, but people push and maneuver to take selfies anyway.
Ready to tinker?
Ready for a walk?
The teenage boys couldn't resist posing for selfies with the stars of the show. It didn't matter that these stars were the famous dinosaur fossils at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. "The dinosaurs were amazing.
I can't stop smiling. I'm walking in Monet's famous gardens at Giverny on a sunny day, gardens with nearly 100,000 plants and a riot of colorful flowers, not to mention the famous lily pads immortalized in Monet's work.