The Art of Mothering Things.

By |2017-06-14T15:16:19-04:00June 14th, 2011|Parenting|

This is the wrapper from the band aid that goes on mama's pee pee. Looking back, I think the highlight of my evening was when Wyatt came out of my bathroom, holding the stray wrapper from one of my maxi pads, and announcing his find to the dinner table. Whose guests included my 86 year [...]

Father’s Day 4: It just keeps getting better.

By |2017-06-14T15:21:51-04:00June 18th, 2010|Parenting|

I never know what to get Andy for Father's Day. His first father's day, I got him a bunch of framed pictures of Jude for his desk, and a set of expensive lobster shell cracker things. Andy: I love these pictures.  What is this metal thing?  A tuning fork? me:  A tuning fork?  No, it's [...]