A brown belt for Big Guy – not that it’s important
Mon, 12/03/12 – 12:49 | Comments Off

It was testing week in karate and, as usual, Big Guy was under the gun. Not as much as he used to be, when he didn’t have a clue and had to frantically cram, but …

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Picky eaters and allergy-safe cooking — the two aren’t necessarily unrelated.

Girl Gone Wonk

From policy to politics, this rant’s for you.


The day’s events in a family way — unless something else amuses me.

School days

From preschool to kindergarten — so far

Simple Gifts

Inexpensive homemade gifts, creative parties and low-cost projects, for Christmas and beyond. Many are easy enough for children to help.

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9to5to9: Sorry, guys. No iguanas for you
Monday, 6 Oct, 2008 – 0:08 | Comments Off
9to5to9: Sorry, guys. No iguanas for you

Figuring it would be unfair to bring another living creature into this house when on bad days I can barely handle the two-legged occupants, I’ve managed to beat back requests for pets ranging from dogs …