How I Met My Burger Sweetie


I was 9 years old and already in high school because I was just visiting one to see what it looked like. I guess I looked older than I was because they let me in. [ Read More ]

Singing the Woes of a Toddler


I was always a rather loud child.  My mother would say the same thing, in a breathy, angered voice. I can’t tell you how many times I completely embarrassed my family.  Let’s just say I had a way with forcing them to explain themselves to strangers. [ Read More ]

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 ]

You Got the Job [Podcast]


Erin tells the story of her family and their history with the arts. Some cousins were pushed into auditioning for an acting job or two, but did anyone get it? [ Read More ]

Potty Protest [PODCAST]


Charlie tells the funny true story about trying to potty train his daughter. She has always been strong-willed, so this was no easy task! How did they finally do it? [ Read More ]

Instant Messaging Wiz [PODCAST]


Pia tells the technology story of a instant messaging encounter. Kids sure don’t talk to each other like they used to! [ Read More ]

Mommy Married Daddy


My three-year-old daughter was so consumed by the tale of “Cinderella.” So one day, when she came across a photo of my wife and I on our wedding day, a light bulb went off. [ Read More ]

The Three Little Pigs

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The Three Little Pigs have been part of all our childhood memories. So I was happy to get ahold of the book that my mom used to read to me as a kid. The fact that I would be reading the same book to my first born made me excited. [ Read More ]

Baby’s Got A Brand New ‘Do


A few years ago, I was a nanny for just about the cutest little girl in the world. This child has spunk. She is sassy and stubborn and deliciously full of sweetness AND spice (and the ‘and’ is the oh so very important part). [ Read More ]

Questions About Dinosaurs


Fermin, our trip valet, was born and raised in the area and knows a great deal about everything where we were staying. We asked him many questions, but then my grandson, who is four, decided he had to know something, too. [ Read More ]

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