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Hey Tonka! Truck You!!

Posted on: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 | No Comments
While GWE was out of town and Justin was at a sleep over, I had Garrett all to myself. We decided to have a Guys’ Night Out – just the two of us! I scooped him up in one arm, grabbed the diaper bag in the other, and we were off for an evening of… Continue reading →

Get Out The Map

Posted on: Monday, July 28th, 2014 | No Comments
Last week, GWE was in New York for the first part of the week on business and then in Houston over the weekend with family. In total, she was gone for 7 days! SEVEN LONG DAYS!!!!   When we were in our 20s and she traveled for business, it was great. I used to love it… Continue reading →

Daycare Provider or Serial Killer?

Posted on: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 | No Comments
“Daisy….Daaiiisssssyyyyy…” Occasionally, there are things that happen which I have chosen not to write about. The reasons range from “it’s a long story” to “it’s too embarrassing” to “it would be unfair to point out the utter stupidity of someone who can’t defend themselves.” Garrett has been through 3 daycares in 6 months and I… Continue reading →

It’s A Boy Dance Party

Posted on: Monday, July 14th, 2014 | No Comments
Maybe Garrett was happy to see GWE leave for a few days. Or, maybe it was the realization that Justin wasn’t in the house to defend his room at that moment. I don’t know if it was a spontaneous act of excitement or if Garrett had been planning this for weeks. Last Friday morning, Garrett… Continue reading →

What is your kid doing in the bathroom?

Posted on: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 | No Comments
I do not know what my son is doing in the bathroom. For some reason, he has recently “discovered” the privacy of the bathroom and has spent upwards of AN HOUR in there. I’ve stood at the door many times and asked him if he was ok. He’s said, “I’m fine.” I’ve asked him if… Continue reading →

EAT ME!

Posted on: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 | No Comments
As parents, we expect our children to imitate some of our behaviors. Garrett is a smart and funny kid. I’ve seen him repeat things (sometimes inappropriate) that he’s heard…but, this is the first time he’s ever used props! There are times when Garrett does not want eat the food on his plate. To get him… Continue reading →

A Flip Cam Music Video…Shot by a 7 Year Old

Posted on: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 | No Comments
What do you get when you give a seven year old a Flip Cam and ask him to record his mother’s performance? Pure hilarity…and nausea.   GWE was performing at T.H.E. Show in Newport Beach several weeks ago. She (and her band) were performing on a Friday, Saturday (twice), and Sunday. Since Justin had never seen… Continue reading →

We’re Gonna Potty (Train) like it’s 2010!

Posted on: Sunday, July 6th, 2014 | 1 Comment
I have been changing diapers every single day since 2006. I have officially had enough! The time has come to induct our youngest son into the Pantheon of Potty Pishers! We are now 6 days away from the potty training known as “Poo-mageddon 2014!” Much like his older brother did 4 years ago, Garrett will… Continue reading →
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