How To Eat Potatoes [PODCAST]


Tina tells a funny true story about when she visited kindergardeners during their annual Thanksgiving feast.  Upon asking the kids what their favorite foods were, she got an answer from one little boy that was not what she was expecting. [ Read More ]

Let’s All Go


It was one of those days when making dinner at home turned out not to be an option. So I piled the three kids in the car and headed to the closest fast-food drive thru. [ Read More ]

We Are Not Nudists

funny things kids say

My family does not live on a nudist colony, as none of us are nudists. [ Read More ]

A Kid Teaching Kids


My mother worked at a day care teaching and taking care of 2 and 3 year olds and I had nothing to do so I joined her. I thought this would be a piece of cake but boy, was I wrong. [ Read More ]

The Holiday Spirit


Our first baby was due to be born the middle of September. By a coincidence my wife had invited her younger brother over for dinner on Labor Day. [ Read More ]

Career Path [PODCAST]


Randi tries to encourage her 4 and a half year old son to aspire to whatever career he so desires.  He could do WHATEVER he wants! But her son already had a plan for his career path… [ Read More ]

Two Girls And A School


A first time visit to my home by a friend and his family who recently moved into the city brought together the two most talkative 7 year old girls on this planet: My daughter Somi and Fred’s daughter Cindy! [ Read More ]

Best Shopping-Mate


One Saturday morning, I took my five-year-old daughter shopping with me. My little girl watched me try on outfit after outfit, exclaiming each time, “Mommy, you look beautiful!” [ Read More ]



I came home from work one day to find my wife cradling our five-month-old daughter and repeating, “Da-da, Da-da.” How sweet, I thought to myself, for her to choose Daddy as our baby’s first word. [ Read More ]

The Greatest 3/4ths of a Gift


One of my best friends growing up was my next-door neighbor, who’s name also happened to be Emily.  We did everything together, from camping in our backyard, to watching Mary Kate and Ashley movies, to making up dances to DREAM’s one-hit wonder, “He Loves U Not.” [ Read More ]

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