Archive for January, 2010

 

WTF? Why did I teach my kid to speak?

Posted by Laurie on January 20th, 2010
filed in motherhood, parenting

You know, I’m not sure how it happened, but one day Hubby and I decided to teach Junior to speak. Now anyone who has been a parent or who knows a parent or who has even observed the strange “parentus weirdus” species close up at the grocery store knows that teaching a child to speak [...]

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What’s the Deal with Kids and Elevators?

Posted by Laurie on January 13th, 2010
filed in motherhood, parenting

Have you ever noticed how obsessed kids are about elevators? Seriously. There isn’t a child on the planet who can walk into a building, see the elevator and NOT ask to ride in it. It’s like a Disneyland E-ticket ride, only without Mickey ears or an entrance fee.
We adults don’t have as much love for [...]

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The Year in Review, 2009

Posted by Laurie on January 6th, 2010
filed in motherhood, parenting

Despite the fact that I cannot usually remember what happened on last week’s episode of “Real Housewives,” I have worked my tuschy off to compile an exhaustive list of the most important happenings in 2009. Don’t thank me. It’s a public service. Really.
January: Is it just me or does it seem like January 2009 happened [...]

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