Monthly Archives: February 2010

Strangers & Sarcasm

My five-year-old daughter, Barrett, discovered sarcasm yesterday.  We were driving home from school and she asked me what sarcasm was, I defined it  never thinking she’d get it right away.  Later that night she took it out for a test … Continue reading

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Let Them Grow Up First

I was dropping my daughter off at pre-school the other day, which is always harder on me than her, when another parent stopped me.  It took me a moment to give her my full attention because I was still distracted … Continue reading

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New Cat

New Cat only arrived on our doorstep a couple of weeks ago now, but as she sleeps snuggled in next to my oldest daughter, I’m thinking she’s already settled into our family. It was a pretty cold night.  The thermometer … Continue reading

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Irrational Father Fear #27

Pipe cleaners. Yeah, you read me right.  Pipe cleaners.  Whoever thought that taking sharp wires and covering them to look like cute caterpillars would be a good idea was a moron.  Seriously. I’ve had this discussion with my wife before, … Continue reading

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