Yolo and the Other One

Understanding what ‘eesh’ means is critical to understanding the following conversation.  In case it wasn’t completely clear, click the link, read what’s there, and then come back 🙂 Uwanna eesh. “You want to eesh?” Yah. Yolo. He points. Yolo. “Yep.” He eeshes. Uwanna othewun. “You want the other one?” Yah. He points. Othewun. We switch […]

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Wake-Up Call

Running footsteps. Backdoor slams. Maybe it’s snowing, I think, and then snuggle more deeply under the covers. It’s Sunday morning and I’m trying to sleep late. Crash.  Little Guy cries. Oh no, what is going on? I begin to wake up. “Do you have the shop-vac?” my husband shouts. This propels me out of bed. Groggy, […]

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Eesh, and Flinging

Some nights, as a parent, you wonder: “How will I ever be able to get up in the morning?” “How am I possibly going to function?” “Is this child ever going to sleep through the night????” Last night was one of those nights. In fact, for the last couple of months, almost every night has […]

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