Category Archives: Kid Anecdotes

A snowy love month…

It snowed Friday night. A lot. Snow means shoveling. I hate shoveling. I’d buy a snowblower, but there’s no room in my garage for one courtesy of all of Paul’s s**t still in there, but that’s a post for another … Continue reading

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More Brianna Witticisms…

Brianna is currently taking drivers ed. It’s an intensive, four day course, Thurs night, Sat, Sun, and Tues night. One of the cool things they have is a driving simulator, for those kids who haven’t yet been behind the wheel … Continue reading

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On life with Brianna…or, the strange conversations we have.

Yesterday, being Sunday, my daughter was busy doing homework. For some reason she has an aversion to allowing me to see her doing homework, so it’s a rare sight, but yesterday I got to see it! Mid afternoon she commandeered … Continue reading

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Overheard….

  I overheard the following conversation today between Brianna, nearly 14, and Sean, 9….   Brianna: Sean, give me a hug. Sean: No. Brianna: Don’t you love me? Sean: No. Brianna: You used to love me. Sean: That’s when I … Continue reading

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Uh huh…

  On Thursday Sean’s class is going to the Science Center for their year end trip. Tonight we were discussing what he needs to take with him in his backpack.   Me: You’ll want to pack light and only take … Continue reading

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The tree is up…

  …but the kids aren’t so happy.   We normally put up our tree as a family thing. I do the lights, Brianna and I wrap the garland, then the three of us decorate it. Ok, so Paul doesn’t help, … Continue reading

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The things kids say…

  Sean’s class went skating today. When I got home from work, he didn’t say anything about it, and I was doing some other stuff, so figured I’d ask him later how it went. He wandered by, and said, "You … Continue reading

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