Parenting. It’s textbook…

the textbook

Another bit of dinner time magic. I’m pretty sure he was saying this for effect but it’s always good to have a moment each day to touch in on family values, textbooks and lost and found…

Classic parenting

Salts

We work so hard to make them confident and independent people and then they go and show that’s what they want to be and I immediately want to time travel back to when she used to hold out her arms and say “Up-y up-y” cause she really needed me. Classic.

Parent logic

parent logic

Another quality dinner time discussion yields more insight into the mind of a kid…

The “W” is gone…

tween no more

I now have only teenagers in my house… how does the time go by so quickly? And where is all the food in my fridge, and my car keys, and…

Harmony and Balance

work vs play

Evening dog walks are a great time for wisdom….

One day on the flight home…

throwup

A parent’s day is always full of surprises…

The back to school binder

back to school binder

And here is the offending piece.

binder

I’d brought it in to Bow Valley Basics as we were after the exact same size and the exact same colour and the staff remarked they’d never seen one so well… used. They asked to keep it. I agreed. Back at home we had a short lecture on presenting ourselves in a way that reflects our desire to learn and positive self image. It was met with eye rolling and sighs. Let the new school year begin!