Sure, you can post about that amazing bowl of oatmeal you just ate. Who doesn't want to tap into your hands-on knowledge that 'raisins, not the brown sugar, really make the oatmeal *a meal*!' But after you've posted about your oatmeal, now what?
There is just something about spending any length of time outside the house where your parents live that makes you forget all the rules. Or, worse, make up your own.
Appropriate: Where's your nose? Inappropriate: Where's your nose? Can you not smell yourself? Whew.
"What do you mean you haven't seen that movie/heard that song/checked out that new TV series yet? It's been out for three weeks!"
No two days with your child are ever alike. And, once you've been in the thick of a developmental stage and think you have something finally figured out, your kids go and change on you.
This is the second article in a series attempting to shed light on an emerging entertainment format. In our earlier post, we introduced the concept and provided some definitions. In this post we provide some examples of our favorite web series.
Love asks more of us than to simply feel a strong attraction to another person. It asks (or demands) that we put our own desires and preferences aside and replace them with a desire to serve the desires of our partner, not always, but probably more often than most of us would want to.
So Vladimir Putin checks in at the Ukraine. A guard asks his name and he gives it. Then Putin is asked "occupation?" No Putin says, "just a visit." The Capitol Steps have tons of jokes like this - some vocally and most sung beautifully in well known tunes.
Today is day 3, and we're doing alright. Yesterday we had 14 children round to play all morning, and another 3 in the afternoon - filling our home with those truly amusing humans Hannah loves and creating a chaotic normality indeed!
When she says she's not getting much sleep, tell her, "I could tell by looking at you."
My husband and I have recently started letting people know that we are pregnant, and it has been so exciting, but also very interesting. It is our first child and let me just say that you get treated very differently when people know you've got a bun in the oven.
The latest opinion poll puts Trump's hair ten points ahead of its former noggin and five points ahead of Mr Bush.
For extra fun, I gave all of the would-be Presidents nicknames, and actually called all of them President (Fill in your favorite) because if actually reading something like President Huckabee doesn't run a chill up your spine, I don't know what will.
I'm always surprised the first time one of my sweet little two year olds would answer, "did you toot?" with "I fink the dog did it." It seemed to be a natural developmental stage they passed through since they certainly didn't learn it from their Father or myself and it was before they started grade school.
It's been a hundred and fifty years since my 5-year-old son's school year ended a few weeks ago and my nerves are not what they used to be. Over the summer my child started practicing a form of meditation that involves the daily repetition of the several mantras over and over again.