Toddler Talk Tuesdays: A Bevy of Bathroom Humor

Bathroom humor is always a winner, right? For adults it's funny - but for kids it's even funnier. I hope this doesn't offend anyone, but Toddler really had us in stitches with the following two conversations: Me: "Are you pooping?" Toddler: [Straining] "Yeeeaaahh...." Me: "Is it coming out okay?" Toddler: "Yeah, because I eat lots … Continue reading Toddler Talk Tuesdays: A Bevy of Bathroom Humor

Murphy’s Laws of Parenting

Inspired by Newton's Laws of Motion and Murphy's Law ... I bring you ... Murphy's of Parenting! As a scientist by training, I have, by careful observation and years of parental training, developed the following list: A child in motion will remain in motion (regardless of momentum-arresting attempts by parental figures). A just-cleaned item (toilet, … Continue reading Murphy’s Laws of Parenting

The Blogger Tag – More About Me Than You Ever Wanted To Know!

For a change here, I have a fun post that came my way via the lovely Valerie at Living Lighter in Atlanta. I was tagged to answer questions about myself as she did here. Some of these are a bit thought-provoking.... Here are my answers, and at the end I tagged a few other bloggers. … Continue reading The Blogger Tag – More About Me Than You Ever Wanted To Know!