Category Archives: Parenting

One Cool Kid in a Dark Car with a GPS Unit Equals Awesome Spooky Photo Op

Pebbles was playing with Nuvi recently as we drove home in the dark. We named our Garmin GPS unit Nuvi because she’s a Nuvi model. And we refer to her as a female. Because Nuvi sounds like either a name … Continue reading

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Brass Knuckles at the Gun Show, Violent Toys and Kid-Free Time.

So The Rock and Pebbles went to a local gun show recently. First, let me say that I absolutely LOVE that The Rock and Pebbles enjoy doing things together. He’s such an amazing daddy and I feel so blessed to … Continue reading

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The Cheese Question

“Would you like some cheese with that whine?” Oh, how Pebbles hates it when I say that. But not nearly as much as I hate hearing her whine. Or, for that matter, hearing any child whine if I am responsible … Continue reading

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There Are Some Things Kids Just Don’t Need to Know

I’ve always believed that it’s important to fill kids’ minds with information. When my own kids were growing up I introduced them to new ideas, concepts and facts to stimulate their minds and tried my best to answer their gazillion … Continue reading

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Have I Told You Lately That I Love My Husband?

Cue music. “Have I Told You Lately” By Van Morrison Now, while you’ve got that lovely love song playing in your head I’ll tell you one of the many reasons why I love my husband. It involves my sewing/computer room, … Continue reading

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So Louie and I Threw a Birthday Party

If you’ve read my posts about Louie you know the title of this post does not mean I had a good time. I’m pretty sure Louie did, though. If you haven’t read about Louie yet, you really should. Go ahead. … Continue reading

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