Tags » Smarty Pants

Taking short-cuts!

Riding her bike..

A: Mummy, look at me!

Me: How many rounds can you do?

A: 100!

Me: Ok. I’ll start counting. Go!

After 9 rounds… 9 more words


{“But I like Santa”}

Wrapping lots of presents in this house lately and getting very excited for the weekend! We start our Christmas celebrations on Saturday. And we continue them all week! 861 more words

Smarty Pants

I mentioned in a previous post that I had read the book On the Night You Were Born by Nancy Tillman to my son. I read it to him a few times each week. 77 more words



Amma, if you quit when you are ahead,  you will never win the race. You should quit when you are done.

- Says the kiddo when I advise her to quit while she was ahead in our argument.

#Don’tRecognizeThisKidAnymore     #I’mCallingItQuits

A Philosophical Wedding Toast

A few months ago, my friend Diana married her British companion Sean, whom we had not met before then. They had a private ceremony at the courthouse and then celebrated with a few of us at my friend Nancy’s house.  551 more words

Smarty Pants

One proud mama

I had my first parent teacher meeting today. The nursery S is at is really good and I get a chance to have a quick chat with his teacher every time I pick him up but sitting down with her one on one was a completely different experience. 179 more words

Pseudonymous Bosch--You Have to Stop This (2011)


After coming back from Universal, we watched Despicable Me again.  I had totally forgotten that Pharrell Williams, that “Happy” guy, had written this song about “having a bad bad day.” 956 more words

Marriage Trouble