Cursed January 25th, 2016 @ 11:17 am PDT
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother. William Somerset Maugham, (b) Jan. 25, 1874
On Tomorrow June 23rd, 2014 @ 7:07 am PDT
Our greatest responsibility is to be good ancestors. Dr. Jonas Salk
The Five Stages of Feeding a Toddler November 6th, 2013 @ 5:58 pm PDT
See also: Kübler-Ross Denial “What? You can’t be serious. You just said you wanted peanut butter and jelly.” Anger “You eat this bite right now. Sit down! Eat it!” Bargaining “Please? Please have another bite? If you have another bite you can have more chocolate milk.” Depression “I can’t believe you’re not going to eat […]
Honest Toddler June 18th, 2012 @ 2:31 pm PDT
Now that I have my very own toddler, things like Honest Toddler really just have a way of making me smile. (I suppose it is something like how disgusted you are by everyone’s cat photos on Facebook until you get your own cat and then you see the beauty in all cats. Or something.) The […]
Across the River and into the Trees March 28th, 2012 @ 9:26 pm PDT
On reading Hemingway to my son
A Better Son / Daughter March 28th, 2012 @ 3:59 pm PDT
Every now and then a song is just perfect, and it slaps you in the face. A Better Son / Daughter by Rilo Kiley is that song today. These lyrics … Damn.
games August 7th, 2001 @ 11:48 pm PDT
I got to play Scrabble with my mom at games.com tonight. She’s been telling me about it for a few weeks now and for one reason or another I just haven’t had the chance to play. I finally managed to steal an hour or so and had a great time. She beat the *#%(@ out […]
Judge Takes Children March 29th, 2001 @ 9:49 am PDT
Judge Takes Children from Church where Pastor Orders Beatings A judge put 41 children in foster care for a year Wednesday after their parents refused to stop whipping them in church-sponsored beating sessions and forcing teen-age girls to marry.