January 19, 2013

Can’t Wait for School to Start?

So, today, after over a month of a house full of company, I was talking to the kids about how ready I was to get back on schedule and start school again. My daughter, Virginia Grace, said, “Mommy, you sound like that song in ‘White Christmas’ where they sing, ‘And mom and dad can’t wait for school to start again…’”

Me: Grace, what do you think they mean when they sing that?

Grace: The parents are excited about their kids learning.

Um. Yeah. …

August 22, 2009

Rebellious Boots

Every morning, the first thing my little man does is put his boots and holster on right over his “footie” pajamas. If you’ve never been kissed first thing in the morning by a gun totin’ cowboy in animal PJ’s you just haven’t lived!

Today he was going through the regular routine, laying on his back, trying to stuff his pajama covered feet …