Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Baby Did It!

I am always amazed at how it is never anyone’s fault when something happens at my house. Today I was folding laundry in the basement when I heard Mark lecturing my children. I had to go upstairs to see what was going on. When I got upstairs, Mark was giving Micah a hard time about […]
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When I Was Your Age Pluto Was a Planet

Last night Elena was telling me and Mark about the 53 caterpillars that the second graders have at her school. She told us that about half of them are hanging out in their chrysalides (I just found out that is the plural for chrysalis). After she told us about the caterpillars, Mark was quiet for […]
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He Pulled My Hair First!

This blog is somewhat of a flashback, but I was reminded of this incident yesterday. A few months ago, when Christina was just breaking her thumb sucking habit, she was an emotional wreck. Apparently, thumb sucking was her main coping mechanism. She was a real *joy* that first week. Well, one day that week Christina, […]
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You Did WHAT In the Front Yard?

I am still relatively new on the raising boys scene. Today I realize that the difference is even bigger than I ever imagined… My son has been potty trained since right before he turned 2. We taught him to sit on the toilet, because he was too short to effectively pee into it. For him […]
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