Notes from the Road Children

My children always have various notes, hand-made posters, and bulletins posted around the house.  An anticipated guest might expect to be welcomed with “Come This Way —->”  signs about. And then, there are the obligatory “Your Name Here‘s Room” signs.  But sometimes they give me such a laugh, I have to share!  Walking down the hallway last week, I spotted this benign-looking sign with mermaid stickers, and bright colors.  At…

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If He Leaves Someone Else for You, He’ll Do It To You as Well!

He’s been with me for about 12 years. He’s been a companion, a playmate; he’s been great with the kids. The only complain I have had over the past 12 years is about his copious bathroom habits. Anyway, I regret to say that he left another family before he came with me. They really didn’t appreciate him like they should have, I guess. The family even called after he left…

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Playing With Fire

What is it with men and fire? I don’t mean striking a match and watching it till it burns their fingers. I don’t mean counting the number of times they can run their fingers through a candle flame. I don’t even mean setting paper on fire and holding it till the last possible moment. No, I mean real fire… a brush fire! Men CANNOT resist a pile of brush cleared…

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“I will never do that!”

There are several things about which I’ve said, “I will never do that!” Then, there are those things I couldn’t even conceive of before I had my three little darlings. I hope you’re amused by them, as much as I am, and let me know if you can relate. 1. Check the time by what show is on TV. Example: “Oh, it must be 8:30, Little Einsteins is over.” or…

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