While tucking my son into bed tonight I gave him a hug, told him I loved him, and started leaving the room. He called me back. “Just one more hug! Ah, I like you because you’re warm.” At least I’m good for something I guess.
My family went to see the Big Hero 6 movie yesterday and they all enjoyed it. My son is obviously growing as he came to a realization at the movie. You know the good guys always win in the movies and the bad guys always lose.
Earlier in the day my wife was trying to take down a borrowed folding play pen which was used to nap a visiting child. Apparently it didn’t go so well so it was still up when I arrived home from work. I was coming up stairs just as my wife was starting on her secondContinue reading “Popcorn For The Show”
Yesterday I left work a bit early to meet up with the rest of my family for an ice cream after school. My oldest, in a new school for grade nine this year, was proud to tell me she joined her first extra curricular club. She wanted me to guess what she had joined though.Continue reading “Four Year Old Burn”
One of our visits to the local zoo my sister noticed the turtles were getting fairly, ummm, friendly with each other. Trying to be subtle about it she comes up to me and says, “Look the turtles are playing leap frog with each other”. My nine year old daughter comes up to me a coupleContinue reading “I Know What You’re Talking About”
A couple months ago my son was asking my wife about her wedding rings. He wanted to know why she had two different rings. Jen explained to him that one was the wedding band and one was the ring I gave her when I asked her to marry me. “Mommy, why did Daddy ask youContinue reading “When You’re Right, You’re Right”
A couple weeks ago my nine year old daughter sort of limps up to me. She takes her right leg and moves it back and forth and says, “when I do this it hurts my leg”. She then proceeds to do something very similar with her left leg but moving it in a different fashion,Continue reading “It’s Rough Getting Old”
My youngest, and only boy, was quickly growing out of all his cool pajamas that are good for hot summer nights. So my wife picked him up some boxer type shorts and tank top style undershirts to use. He was thrilled. The first night after he got ready for bed, we came back downstairs onContinue reading “New Pajamas”