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Comedy Planet with Little T

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Overhead: Little T: "Daddy, we're learning all about the planets and the solar system!  Did you know that Pluto is not considered a planet anymore?" Daddy: "No, I didn't know that.  What about Uranus?" Little T: "Your anus is considered a moon ." She'll be here all night, folks!  Really.  Aaaaallll night. * * *

An A+ on at least one thing

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Not sure we've done much right as parents, but I take great comfort in knowing that my kids will forever find joy in brand new sketch books. 

On Migraines and Laughter

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OK folks, I come roaring back to the blogging world with two things. Thing one : Yesterday, I got a migraine.  The kind that makes you weep and call for your mommy when you're pushing 50.  The kind that makes decapitation seem like a viable option.  The kind that makes you shake your fist and curse at whatever creature you were in a past life.  Come to think of it, there is no another kind of migraine.  They are all like that. My kids know what to do when I get one of these: keep the house quiet.  But knowing what to do and being good at doing it are two very, very different things.  They mean well, of course, but their execution needs a bit of work.   Case in point.  This is a picture of the sign my daughter made for the rest of the family and propped up on my bedroom door last night: She propped it up on my door.  On a hard wood floor.  Where it kept sliding down and clattering on the floor, banging into the door on the way down.  Not to be deterred, she