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  • Toilet Swing

    Our son is an inventor.  Yesterday while at the park being pushed on the swing he said, “I wish this was a toilet swing.  That would be so fun.”  Really.  A swing toilet combo, while in theory, might be an excellent idea, a fun idea, but in reality I think that would be pretty messy. […]

  • SNOW

    Yes!  We were hit by THE snow, and we have been hit hard.  I read an article recently that really struck home.  It was written about seizing the day and enjoying every moment of your life, especially appreciating your own children’s short childhood while we parents are left with our heads spinning, trying to make […]

  • Revenge of the Remote Probes

    We are watching The Empire Stikes back, and Gigi read aloud the intro crawler. When she got to the line “Darth Vader dispatched thousands of remote probes across the galaxy”, she read ‘remote probes’ as republicans… I just thought that was quite appropriate!


This is the archive for January, 2012.


Gigi Said

  • Topless Tapas 2012-11-03 18:44:52-

    Tami was leaving to go out with her friend and the kids begged to go with her. I said, "you don't want to go with mom, she is going to the Tapas bar and we are going to stay here and play games."

    Gigi stiffened, "That's weird", she said as she blushed. I processed fast and realized the problem. "TAPAS bar. It means 'small plate', not TOPLESS bar!"

Jude Said

  • Nicknames 2013-01-04 21:30:33-

    The checker at the store asked our always conversational little boy what his name was. He replied "Jude" then added "but sometimes they call me pumpkin brown". LOL.

    And they are right. We call him that after the folksong that we sing sometimes.

A long time ago…