Category: Humor

Nativity sets to make me smile.

I sure hope the Holy Family has a sense of humor, because what happens to the Nativity scenes in my house might be considered sacrilegious by some. Here’s our newest one. An advent calendar given to J by my Godfather. To say he was thrilled when he opened it would be an understatement. We must …

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My Destructive Fantasies (about clocks – sheesh, get your mind out of the gutter)

What I want to do with the clocks in my house.

  We really thought we were being smart.  How many parents have thought the same thing at one time or another?  It made sense to use our son’s natural precociousness to help overcome one of his biggest challenges.  Since he has known his numbers from a very early age (counting, recognizing the number, reading and spelling …

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Saga of The Spinny Hat

The Spinny Hat came home with us after a trip to the Wild Animal Park in June 2010. He had seen it on other kids as we walked through the park and was amazed.  Just look at the expression on his face when he tried it on, how could I NOT buy it for him?! …

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10 Things That “Piss” Me Off About Potty Training – “Crap”py products and advice that are supposed to help but don’t.

Humorous review of annoying advice and products for potty training. potty training humor, parenting humor

I originally posted this as a Note on Facebook in August 2011 as a way to comfort myself after our first failed attempt at potty training. I am posting it here because I know a few of my friends are in the midst of this fun parenting stage and I figured if it is going …

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Shh! Moms don’t have eyes in the back of their heads.

Moms don't really have eyes in the back of their heads, they use sound, or lack their of...

This may come as a shock to you, but Moms do not develop eyes in the back of their head when they are pregnant, nor do they get them surgically implanted post partum. I have recently come to discover the little secret to how my Mom “knew” when we did or did not do certain …

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