This may just be the perfect father-son commercial, and of course, it comes from Lego.
So, St. Patrick’s Day was this past weekend and we did our Irish-American duty and celebrated. This year, however, we were able to forgo the cold parade and enjoy some excellent Irish dancing down at a pub in Providence. K’s Continue reading
This was not there when I put the boys to bed last night: The explanation this morning was, “Duh, dad. February 5th is Animal Hanger Day.” (Click through for picture…)
Well, Christmas has come and, almost, gone and we’ve lived to tell the tales. The creepy Elf has left his shelf (and returned the depths of our liquor cabinet), we need to clear out some significant space in the play Continue reading
So, tonight we went out to dinner to celebrate my sister-in-law’s birthday. We brought the boys since they only have a half-day of school tomorrow and don’t often get to join the parties. Both were in a mood, despite being Continue reading
Dad! The squirrels ate my jack-o-lantern’s face!
The deed is done. Two larger than life buckets of candy are sitting on the dining room table. They have been inventoried and their contents committed to memory. Yesterday was our prep day. K found an post on AlphaMom about an Angry Continue reading
Santa was good to us this year. The boys had no real desires, so shopping was something of a challenge, but success was had. Interestingly, there were some nostalgia inducing gifts this year. I was responsible for one such gift, Continue reading
C goes to kindergarten in a Catholic school. The first Friday of every month is a half-day so the older kids can go to mass. Wisely, the preschoolers and kindergarteners are allowed to go home. This past week, however, C’s Continue reading