Monthly Archive: March 2007

No kitchen sink, but … 4

No kitchen sink, but …

While rooting through my purse for my very loudly ringing cell phone today, I took a quick inventory. Here’s what I’ve got: 1. Wallet 2. Eyeglasses in a case 3. Four McDonald’s napkins, which...

The philosophy of poop 0

The philosophy of poop

Because part of my brain is insane, I recently talked my husband into getting me a puppy for my birthday. And I must admit that it’s been fun getting my face covered in bucketloads...

Let ME do it 1

Let ME do it

One of Sam’s refrains right now is “I wanna do it.” Tie her shoes, pour milk into a cup, turn on the light, put on her coat — all things I could do in...

Art imitates life — mostly 1

Art imitates life — mostly

My mom loves to tell the story about a picture I drew in kindergarten. We were supposed to draw our family, the people who lived in our house. I drew me, my mom, my...

Peeeeet staup 0

Peeeeet staup

We bought the movie “Cars” this weekend. I watched it seven times in three days. Sadly, that doesn’t even come close to breaking my “Nemo” record. Sam, who’s working on being funny, finds it...

Sam the storyteller 0

Sam the storyteller

Sam loves it when I make up stories on the spot as she flips through one of my books (which, because I’m a slob, are constantly laying all over the floor of my bedroom)....