Posts Tagged ‘fun’

I can’t really explain why I haven’t been posting here lately.  It was a busy summer, we had a lot of fun and happy times, I have been talking to my actual friends in real life about the cute things my kids do, rather than just posting here. But I like this blog, dangit!  And […]


One of the truly charming things that the toddler does is to shout out when he is really enthusiastic about something.  Like, “I heard it!  Bird, mommy, I heard it bird!” Or, “ant! I see it ant, mommy!”  (He is fascinated by ants.  Maybe because they’re down at his level, easy to see by just […]


Older son:  Remember that part in Mighty-gascar 2, when that old lady says, “I’m too old to die!”   Mom:  Yes. Older son:  (laughing) That’s a really funny part. Mom:  Yes, it is. Older son:  But you know what? Mom:  What? Older son:  She is just the right old to die!


In addition to his happy shriek, the toddler has developed a whisper voice.  Again, he seems to talk this way mainly to amuse me and his older brother.  Older brother thinks it is hilarious.  Toddler seems to be saying “da da da da da,” but in a baby whisper, and with a twinkle in his […]


Pirate music

29Oct08

Wow!  I was going to post this morning to say that older son still loves to listen to Modest Mouse’s song Dashboard for ten or fifteen minutes every morning, running around wildly, acting like a pirate in some kind of battle.  He calls it the pirate song. Turns out, he’s been doing that for almost a year now! […]



 [i can’t successfully upload pics on wordpress today, so imagine that right here there is a picture of a little tiny creepy-crawly centipede-type-thing in my older son’s hand, and that he is sitting in my car] As it turns out, rather than completing his bug collection we are conducting an (unintentional) experiment into whether this […]