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The Return of Lego Bathroom

We now interrupt your regularly scheduled goofing off with an important update: there has been another exciting session of Lego Bathroom. That’s the game where Junior builds a bathroom out of Legos, and then all the mini-figures come to use the bathroom and get into fights. 445 more words

My Mundane Life

Shipping Doctors

So, I’m watching BBC’s “Doctor Who” in order from the beginning and I JUST finished the Second Doctor and am about 5min. into the first episode of the Third Doctor. 316 more words



So, I have a little secret.  I’m going to be transparent for just a second..

I HATE participating in Santa, Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy and any other made up holiday character.   544 more words

"The Talk"

Growing up is a messy business. Growing as a parent, more of the same.

Anna, my 8-year-old, wrote a letter to the Easter Bunny asking if the fur was real or if he wore a costume.   266 more words


The Lappish Encounter: Arrival in Northern Finland

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

It has been almost half a year since my last post, prior to my trip to Finland, most of the time was spent ensuring I had sufficient resources for the trip, and starting preparing stuff like clothes, camera equipment, money, etc. 838 more words


Do you "do" the Easter Bunny hop?

Do you do the Easter Bunny hop? or the Santa Claus shuffle? or the Tooth Fairy tango? or any other seasonal sashaying?

If I tell a story about an egg-carrying rabbit AS IF IT WERE REAL then am I hitting my sweet spot as a parent? 558 more words

Child Rearing