Charlotte's twosies; 24-36 months

When we met up with friends at the park yesterday afternoon, I realized about an hour into the playdate that I’d forgotten to bring a wet-bag.  At the very same time that this dawned on me, I saw another mother rolling →MORE...

Aug 04, 2011
A couple weeks ago when Charlotte encountered her first bully I taught her that although we cannot control how other people behave, we can control how we react.  I told her that it is always important to stand up for ourselves →MORE...

I am not a beach person, which makes me a sorry excuse for a southern Californian, but there it is.  I hate burning my feet on hot sand.  I hate the film salt water leaves on my skin.  I hate combing →MORE...

A friend of Donald’s recently borrowed his truck to move some furniture and the following morning he turned up at our house with this little fluffernugget for Charlotte.  We named him Hercules.  He is impossible to catch when loose and is →MORE...

Overheard last night when Donald was setting Charlotte down for the night:     -  Lub you, Daddy!     -  I love you too, sweetheart.     -  Lub you too!     -  Yes, I love you too!   →MORE...