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Morning fun

I did this cartoon for Babble, and it’s based on what I go through almost every morning with Claire. Come on, Kid!


The 11 p.m. Phone Call

Once you reach a certain point in life, the phone can’t ring at 11:00 at night unless it’s bad news.

Our phone rang at 11 last night, and it was bad news: the nursing home calling, Aunt Joan has a fever, they need my consent to take her to the emergency room. 132 more words

Our Forever House!

Hey Luvs!

I’m back! And boy have things been crazy. First I want to say Happy New Year! I hope you all enjoyed the holidays. We spent Christmas and New Year’s Eve back home in Florida. 150 more words


A Little Toy Bank That Scared Children

When I was a little boy, there were all sorts of savings banks available to teach children how to save money. They came in all shapes and sizes: see the photo for one example of many. 214 more words


"I Wish That Mommy Never Dies" Helping My Preschooler Cope with Grief and Loss

While visiting family during Christmas break, we decided to grab a bite to eat. I saw a fountain that would be a great distraction for my impatient 4 and a half-year old, while we waited to be seated. 754 more words

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