Kinky

Yesterday as we were driving, Jakey pointed out a “taxi car.” “Look, a taxi car right there!” “Oh yeah.  Looks like there’s a cowboy driving it.  Two out of three taxi cabs are gross Jacob. GroW-Os!”  James says this as he is reminded of a taxi ride in the city…

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Skunk Works

Most people don’t know this, but I have a sister.  And her name is Jennifer Anne. No, neither of my parents committed some unknown indiscretion you were previously unaware of.  In fact, Jennifer Anne and I adopted each other as spiritual sisters many many years ago during a highly eventful…

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Treats

Way back at Easter is when we ended up with a small supply of “treats.”  The carrot jellybeans, otherwise known as Reese’s Pieces, became a handy dandy tool in our parenting arsenal.  We are not above bribing… or as psychologists like to call it: positive reinforcement. In order to start…

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jYnx

Our friend Andy totally jinxed us.  We had dinner together exactly four weeks ago and he asks, “So, have you hit the ‘Why Stage’ yet?” You have to go back and reread that last sentence but with an English accent.  There, now it’s like you were actually there… I replied, “Nope.  I can…

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Yeehaw

This weekend at the Lemos Farm pony rides, the goats tried to eat Jakey’s cowboy hat off his head.  You’ll have to ask him to tell you the story.  You may be wondering why his cowboy hat looks so big.  That’s because that used to be Mama’s cowboy hat.  Yesterday…

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