Final Paper

Final Paper

November 12, 2007I am finishing up a final paper tonight which technically needs to be submitted in 20 minutes, but the East coast time difference is on my side (I hope). Anyway, while I am occupied with that lofty endeavour I will leave you with one of my favourite...
Time for bed…

Time for bed…

November 11, 2007Finny pretending to feed me a bottle and tuck me in….(maybe a good idea?)Does anyone else find the bedtime rigamorale daunting? No I’m not talking about getting the kids finally unconscious-that’s not daunting it is insanity inducing....
Chaperone

Chaperone

November 10, 2007Is there any other word in the English language to make you feel older or stodgier? Well I suppose there are, but this is definitely on the list of Old Words.Tonight I was a chaperone at a dance for the youth at church. I did it a few months ago too...
How to give a mom a heart attack…

How to give a mom a heart attack…

November 09, 20071.Call her on her cell phone as she is blithely driving along.2.Show up as her children’s school on caller ID. This will put her into full alert.3.Make her wait a couple of seconds saying HELLO?! HELLO?4.Commence a recorded message saying in a...
First graders…

First graders…

November 08, 2007(these are kindergartners, not as exhausting but somewhat tiring-teacher just as admirable)are exhausting. Every couple of weeks I go in and teach them for a couple of hours. As soon as the teacher I relieve sees me she grabs her coat and flees the...

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