De tal palo, tal astilla. The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Perhaps there are many sayings that convey the same thing because there is some truth to it.
By now, you’ve probably seen the video of the father that shoots his daughter’s laptop to teach her a lesson, Facebook Parenting: for the Troubled Teen. If you haven’t, you can watch it below. Go ahead, I’ll wait. Now I’m not sure how I feel about this father’s response to his daughter’s behavior, but I do know that I very rarely watch a youtube video
My mother is visiting and as usual she came bearing gifts. You never know with my mother, sometimes she gets the perfect gift and other times her gifts leave you thinking WTF?! Usually, I’m the one that ends up with the WTF gift while everyone else gets an awesome gift. Not this time. This time I got this watch: And I love it! I have
Sung to the tune of I Am Woman by Helen Reddy I’m on my period hear me roar My cramps are too big to ignore As they spread their achin’ pain, it’s out of hand I don’t have an embryo So my lining has got to go If you’re a man, you’ll just never understand Oh yes I am grouchy But I’m grouchy ’cause of
I totally get why companies market to children. Children are easily smitten by ads and will nag their parents to buy whatever it is they want. Put Pie, my 3-year-old, is a sucker for advertising. In the evenings when I’ve put my younger daughter Luna Pie to bed and I’m DONE, I let the television babysit while I get on the computer. Periodically I’ll hear,
Sometimes I crack myself up. A friend on FaceBook complained that she got sexually harassed by a guy on there, I responded… Last week I go to the library with my two kids for storytime and as I’m settling in and the librarian starts addressing the kids I hear music playing and I’m thinking… WTF?! Who’s playing music at the library? Seriously person, it’s the
I signed Put Pie, my three-year-old, up for a dance class. Being a lover of footwear, the very first thing she asked was what kind of shoes would she be wearing. I told her that she would be taking the class in her bare feet. Excitedly she ran to her room and came back wearing her “bear” feet. She couldn’t understand why I was laughing