Where’d the Zombies Go?

Jaryth was downstairs weeping piteously. Mark could not console him. I had no idea what was wrong. Then suddenly he was calm again. Phew, the crisis is averted. Then “I want that!” he yells. And before Mark can respond, “Where’d the zombies...

Help! How do you keep a toddler awake?

Our current process with our son goes like this: wake up between 7am and 8:30amplay hard all morninglie down around noon for around 15 minutes, but don’t fall asleepplay hard all afternoon until about 4pmfall asleep hard, and nap for an hour to two hoursplay...

Let’s be overwhelmed together

I’ve decided to compile a list of all the things that I’d like to change in my life (or do or improve, etc.). This is kinda like a master goals list. The point is that I can’t achieve my goals if I don’t know what they are. So here goes in no...

My son is so cool!

He can’t decide what he wants to watch today: “Rocky and Bullwinkle” or “Mythbusters.” He watched an episode of Mythbusters where they tried to pop popcorn with a bomb and with a laser. And all Jaryth wanted to see was the house get...

He’s gonna swim with Dory!

Jaryth is downstairs yelling “Emo! Cars! Emo! Cars!” Mark replies “Which one? Nemo or Cars?” “Emo! Cars! Emo! Cars!” “You can only watch one at a time.” “Emo! Cars! Emo! He’s gonna swim with Dory!” In...