Something’s Fishy

Posted by on Sep 25, 2011

I cannot be trusted. Yes, this Daddy’s Girl has now committed the ultimate offence. Left to care for my father’s most treasured aquatic pets with a simple twice a day feeding in two aquariums, I have managed to kill a fish. I believe his name was Bob. Well, it’s his name now. Bob is dead. […]

“Hug my Mug”

Posted by on Sep 25, 2011

“Flipping my lid”

Posted by on Sep 15, 2011

Oh plastic container lid, where art thou? Why do you mock me so early on a Tuesday morning? Take pity on me. The coffee is not yet ready, the sun has not risen in the sky and I just stepped on a stale piece of yesterday’s breakfast cereal and it hurt. All I need to […]

“I’m goin’ to Jackson”

Posted by on Sep 2, 2011

As I look back on one of the best summers ever, there is one memory that will remain with my family for a long, long time. I have no doubt it was emotionally detrimental enough to have scarred my children for a lifetime. But when you are stuck with the Carpenter and I as your […]

“Cast Away”

Posted by on Sep 2, 2011

There are not many moments of solace for a mother on vacation with her children. Who am I kidding? There aren’t many moments of solace for any parent, ever. You have to steal time whenever the opportunity strikes. I took my moment during our family vacation to Nova Scotia.