Monthly Archive: January 2007

Progress! … and I don’t like it

Progress! … and I don’t like it

For the last three days, Sam has worn underwear instead of diapers at day care. And for the last three days, she has peed in the potty and had no accidents. Cause for rejoicing,...

It really is different 0

It really is different

I’ve spent the last few days reading and watching stories about the Saturday night fire in a York city home that killed two children — Jordyn Ehrmann, 5, and Kyler Moyer, 2 — and...

From 3 to 14 0

From 3 to 14

I think Sam turned into a teenager this weekend. I’ll admit, I’ve got a rather sarcastic, blunt sense of humor. But somehow I didn’t think she’d be able to replicate that already. We rented...

I’m a mom 0

I’m a mom

My kid, Samantha, is 3 years old. If you ask her, “How old are you?” she proudly holds up three fingers and says, “3!” If you ask her, “How are you?” she proudly holds...

Chickenbutt 0

Chickenbutt

Sam called me a chickenbutt the other day. It came out of nowhere. It was a word I’d never heard her use before. And I was suddenly caught in a discipline area I didn’t...

Songs by Sam 1

Songs by Sam

Here’s a sampling of songs with lyrics as sung by Sam: Under the Sea “Under da sea Under da sea Darlin it’s bubba Rassfaft na na Under da sea” Hakuna Matata “Hakuna Matata What...