My Last Name

name

A customer at the bank where I am a teller asked me my name, explaining that he preferred the “personal approach.” [ Read More ]

Seeing is Believing [PODCAST]

science

Shelley tells the story of her son having a curiosity in all things science. It leads to some pretty funny questions! [ Read More ]

When Kids Talk, Adults Should Listen

dinner

The other day my eight-year-old nephew and my brother passed by my apartment and decided to stay over for dinner. [ Read More ]

Draw MY Daddy

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“Daddy, draw me a tarantula,” said my four-year-old. So I drew her a massive spider with eight huge, hairy legs. [ Read More ]

Q&A: Can’t They Make the Whole Plane out of Black Box Material?

Q&A with The Big Milkshake

Today on Q&A Tuesday, Manu challenges us: [ Read More ]

The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn’t

thanksgiving

While studying abroad in the Czech Republic, Amelita agrees to cook the turkey for a dorm-wide Thanksgiving feast. But she had no idea how hard it would be! [ Read More ]

A Busload of Acquaintances

France

The people of France really impressed me with their hospitality and kindness. This story was way way back when Euros weren’t in circulation in Paris. [ Read More ]

Money Dilemma

money

As a bank teller, I regularly encounter clients who complain about the speed with which money passes through their hands. [ Read More ]

Week Long Wandering

lost

I once visited America and got lost twice on the way to the theater in Atlanta. Being a greenhorn alien to this land goes hand in hand with having direction troubles. [ Read More ]

Diary, Are You a True Friend?

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November 21, 2014– Dear Secret Diary, are you a true friend? [ Read More ]

My Sister Tried to Kill Me [PODCAST]

sister

Gavin tells the story of going on a bike ride with his sister. All seemed normal until the bike ride became way more dangerous. [ Read More ]

Furry Lost and Found [PODCAST]

cat

Leslie tells the story of losing her cat, Furry. Her husband and she are on the case! Did they find their cat?! [ Read More ]

Potty Training [PODCAST]

potty training

Joseph tells the story of when he was potty training as a kid. Let’s just say, during a trip out, his training kicked in at the wrong moment. [ Read More ]

Find the Fish [PODCAST]

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Mary tells the story of getting a pet fish for her son. The only catch, he has to find it first. [ Read More ]

Q&A Tuesday: Why Do These Two Songs Sound Alike?

Q&A with The Big Milkshake

For our inaugural Q&A Tuesday, we are honored to be able to present and wrestle with a question posed by the ever witty and insightful Maricone.  Thanks Maricone! [ Read More ]