At just two weeks shy of his 3rd birthday, Mini has finally broken in the Naughty Chair. Before yesterday, Mini had never been in a time out or had to sit on the naughty chair, and only partially because we weren’t sure he was ready to grasp the concept of having to stay in one […]
This morning I had to warn the preschool teacher about Mini’s swearing problem. This was a preemptive strike. I had hoped that the time that Mini repeated what I said in a moment of frustration had been just a one time thing, just a kind of slip-up. But as time has passed, it’s become clear […]
Mini is blessed child in many ways. He was born into a fair share of privilege and has already evident gifts and talents that extend beyond the average child. We know this. Having a trick sphincter on your esophagus, though, is not one of them — the kid pukes at the drop of a hat. […]
Mr. Right-Click finally convinced Mini to wear the pair of Superman pajamas we bought for him a year ago by informing Mini that Superman is the greatest of all superheroes. Mini has always been a child that celebrates achievement, and so this fact about the supremacy of Superman piqued his interest enough for him to […]
We gave Mini a camera for Christmas. Much hilarity ensued.
Breakers are born more than they are taught.
It rains here. Not very often.
The shoe is on the other foot, my friends.
So what if he learned it from The Laurie Berkner Band? It’s still effing cute.