good neighbors

Today I heard my neighbors car alarm go off so I headed to a window. Then their other car’s alarm started going off too. Looking out the window, I could see both neighbors and their daughter, pushing buttons on their remotes to get the alarms to shut up. Seizing the moment, …

Potty talk

Today four little girls were packed in my master bathroom water closet, buzzing and giggling with excitement as they negotiated taking turns. Four of them! In a toilet closet. What could possibly be so exciting? Two months ago Lucas and I were walking through Costco. Lucas spotted something unusual and …

Life Lessons

“Daddy, can I have some brown cake?” “Brown cake, I inquired?” “Yes, the one you brought home,” Lucas answered. “Sure,” I answered, as I watched him grab one. Not wanting to miss out, Kayla came running and grabbed one too. “Take a small bite,” I cautioned as they both took …