Brushing teeth is the dreaded chore my kids want to avoid at all costs. Every time I ask, "did you brush your teeth?" my tone and decibel go up each time I repeat (or yell) this despised question. It seems a simple task but to them it means war. Below is a snippet of our… Continue reading Kids say funny things: Part 6, The agony of brushing teeth
"Don't Worry if Your Job Is Small" - Anonymous Don't worry if your job is smallAnd your rewards are few.Remember that the mighty oak,Was once a nut like you. Raising kids is a tough job, with round-the-clock care and tending to their growing needs. All the monotonous activities of cooking the same meals, repeating yourself… Continue reading A short and delightful poem…I can relate to it
"I will go pick daisies and have a happy heart." - Kimber Annie Engstrom Thank you City Sonnet for this photo challenge! https://citysonnet.wordpress.com/2019/03/01/march-photo-a-day-challenge-2/
Can someone tell me how socks get lost once they enter the abyss of the washing machine? I save a bundle of lone socks that have lost its pair. Sometimes I find one in a stack of folded clothes or hidden inside the corner of mattress sheets. The other day I found a lost pair… Continue reading Where do missing socks go, and what do you do with the missing ones?
Thank you City Sonnets for hosting this challenge. Day 1: Welcome December! This picture was taken on Veteran's Day. A bright wreath above the entrance of a wine bar.