adulthood

The last days of summer

My youngest, and last, went back to school this week. For the last 22 years I have been sending children off to school.  By now you would think I would have a good routine.  I do… sort of.  But it's not what you think. It goes a little like this: Get kids out the door, onto the bus, and off to school. Sit in the kitchen and listen to the… Read More »The last days of summer

The World of Toddlers AND things you can’t do when you aren’t a toddler.

  Kids are funny.  They have this weird world they live in, their own rules and language, and somehow manage to make everyone in their lives conform to their reality. I love kids. I have always been more prone to having a conversation with a 2-year-old than someone my own age. It's more fun. Sometimes they have something serious to say and we as adults thinking most things they say are so… Read More »The World of Toddlers AND things you can’t do when you aren’t a toddler.