Category Archives: Humor

The Spawn of Minecraft

The Spawn of Minecraft

Yesterday, David got off the school bus waving a piece of paper in my face. “Mom! I drew a picture of Stampy Cat. I want to send it to him and see if he’ll add me to his Love Garden.” I know. You just stopped in your tracks. Love Garden? That sounds weird. It gave…Continue Reading

Some Things Aboot Canada

Some Things Aboot Canada

Last week Dave had to go to Canada on a business trip, and I tagged along because who would turn down a trip to Canada in February? I’d never been to Canada before except for a quick drive across the border way back in 1997. We only live about three hours from the Land of…Continue Reading

What You don’t Understand If You’ve Never Gotten a Kid Ready for School on a Winter Morning

What You don’t Understand If You’ve Never Gotten a Kid Ready for School on a Winter Morning

School mornings are intense. I wake the boys up at 6:30. There isn’t a lot of time. They have to be outside to wait for the bus by 7:20. While they stretch, yawn and drag themselves from their warm cocoons, I fix them a quick breakfast: cereal, toast, scrambled eggs or microwave pancakes. Then they…Continue Reading