May 13, 2014

So, Mothers’ Day came and went without much pomp. Honestly, I kind of ignored it. I hadn’t been home for Mothers’ Day in a long time, so usually the only thing I did to honor the day was to call you and to call Nana. Well, it was the first Mothers’ Day without both of…

A joke for you…

Since Sean Connery will forever be your one-true-celebrity-crush… What time did Sean Connery get to Wimbledon? Now… say it out loud, Mom… There you go. Get it? Thanks Buzzfeed. Love ya. – Rob

May 6, 2014

Dear Mom, Whenever I have to do something I don’t want to do, I know I have permission from you not to do it – unless the consequences are going to be crazy extreme. Like going to an interview for a job I never wanted in the first place, or hanging out with someone who…

May 2, 2014

Hi, Mom – Was looking through old photos today – trying to actually develop some pictures that I’ve taken in the past few years, instead of storing them all somewhere in the internet universe – and came across this video. It was a summer visit, when you had just gotten Juno and she was completely wild.…

April 29, 2014

Mom – I got this new app called TimeHop that connects to your Facebook and Twitter accounts and will tell you what you posted one year, two years, three years, etc. ago. (I don’t know if you’d be able to figure it out, seeing as you have just barely figured out how to answer your…

Later today…

Mom –  Whenever I shave my legs I have two memories hit me in close succession… Memory #1: When I was 10 or 11 and I asked you if I could start shaving my legs. Lauren Nuss already was, and not only was she my best friend but she had a big sister, so she…

April 25, 2014

Dear Mom, Thinking about you this morning. Remember when I lived with you for those three months and we just lazed around all day, drinking coffee in the morning, laying in bed together with our computers on our laps? You were still kind of managing the Edgar Road library from afar, but I was off…