My Followers…
My Followers…
/ August 8, 2019 0 COMMENTS
On my way home one morning Charlie come dashing up the lane to great me, ...
Passwords Empower…
/ June 10, 2010 0 COMMENTS
Parents teach their children elaborate passwords to keep them safe.  I found they made me feel safe for they empowered me to send strangers to pick up my children when I was caught late ...
The Stranger Who Dwells Amongst Us…
/ June 9, 2010 0 COMMENTS
As my children started to toddle and understand what I was talking about I taught them about strangers.  Initially only one child fell into this category and I was advised by books ...
Indecent Exposure…
/ June 8, 2010 0 COMMENTS
From the beginning I told my brother, who was visiting his month old nephew, that I was not going to plonk my children down in front of the television when I needed a babysitter.  I was ...
Whacky Strangers and Other Dangers…
/ May 25, 2010 0 COMMENTS
The next stage in my child rearing adventure was to keep them safe from whacky strangers and other dangerous people who lurk in the world seeking to destroy childhood.  I’d not ...
This is it…I promise…
/ May 24, 2010 0 COMMENTS
A little bit older but none the wiser my oldest son at eleven or so was practicing his baseball swings with a brutal looking steel bat.  He didn’t even play baseball but he had a bat ...
Not Again…
/ May 21, 2010 0 COMMENTS
At six years old my youngest daughter is now able to inflict her own injuries upon herself.  She’s at home during a break from a play we are all involved in and is in her closet ...
And Again…
/ May 20, 2010 0 COMMENTS
It must have been the next Thanksgiving (I’m beginning to wonder if we get just a tad careless around holiday time or distracted by visitors?), that our next mishap occurred.  My ...
And Again…
/ May 10, 2010 0 COMMENTS
I learned that children are very trusting of all inanimate things, especially furniture.  They climb on chairs set on tables, step stools set in recliners, and the shelves in a pantry, ...
Again…
/ May 7, 2010 0 COMMENTS
The next mishap occurred when we were on our way to get pizza from Cici’s, actually I tell a lie, my husband was on his way, I was staying at home with the baby who had fallen asleep in ...
Accidents Happen…
/ May 6, 2010 0 COMMENTS
When I had reached my quota of four children, and my mid-section had called a halt to its rapidly expanding and contracting circumference, and the seed had been literally cut off once ...