Jason and I were sitting on the couch the other night, watching the wheelchair basketball at the Paralympics. One of our old schoolmates is in the Aussie team, has one prosthetic leg (that he had… Read More »Podcasting and picking on disadvantaged groups
Jason: “How come Mina gets so many parties? She’s had more than I have in my whole life.” Téa: “heh, I dunno… last year didn’t really count as a party… but you can have one… Read More »Some more quality Mina pwnage, just for you, Rob…
As many of you may know, I have not been your traditional, um, mother. It’s not that I deliberately go out of my way to cause trouble with other parents, or to be indifferent to… Read More »That time, you sold your soul to the devil? Yeah, that.
There are times when I wonder if my children take after me, and even times when they really appear to be from another gene pool altogether. But this video really does dispell any doubts about… Read More »She’s not her mother’s daughter at all…
Mina, age 3: Q: Why did the elephant sit on the fence? A: Because he wanted to get a new fence. Mina, age 6: Q: Why did the elephant sit on the fence? A: Because… Read More »Child development through Elephant jokes.
Mina and Jason were talking in the car on her way to school. The usual chatter about various things occur, until Mina asks Jason: “Dad, what is your car’s name? Mum’s car is named Zelda.”… Read More »No fat chicks: Well, you’re clean outta luck there, girlie.
Mina lost her second tooth yesterday, and we prepared it excitedly for a visit from the tooth fairy. Well, guess who forgot to go exchange the tooth with some coin. Yes. Me. The Third Worst… Read More »That Tooth Fairy may glow, but boy is she dim.
Mina is finishing up daycare and starting Pre Primary, and they have provided us with a nice little “Report” on their development etc, but without the assessment or comparison of school. It was so nice… Read More »Further proof that I am a terrible mother…
Well, today is the 7th of November, Jules and you know what that means. Well, no, actually, you really have no idea. It is now one whole year since my wonderful little man was born,… Read More »I blinked… and I missed it. Happy Birthday to my little man.