Category: How do I not already have kids?


Just watched Marley & Me with Darling Husband. It was very good, even though I sobbed all over Little Dog.  I’ve said it before, and now I feel compelled to say it again: dogs are kids-in-training. In the movie, when John bought Marley for… Continue Reading “Fur-babies”

Is it really that obvious?

SCENE: Mom’s kitchen. Sunday evening. ME: It’s so cute! Little Dog actually thinks she’s a bear cub. Sometimes I called her “Brown Bear,” and I tell her that I found her in the woods and she was lost. And then I tell her that I… Continue Reading “Is it really that obvious?”

Brown bags

In the last two hours, I have … – Washed, cut-up and Baggied raw vegetables for lunches– Made fruit salad for lunches– Bagged lunches in brown paper bags, with name labels– Laid out clothes for tomorrow– Given the dog a “time-out” (complete with microwave… Continue Reading “Brown bags”