Here they are as promised, the perfect pair of socks for Thanksgiving. These were given to me, actually, by my mom, for whom the holiday is one of her favorite days of the year. The socks are seen here along with the Puddinette wearing a suitable pair from my 2018 back catalog. Together we'd like … Continue reading Happy Turkey Sock Day!
Proper colored socks...
Not everyone digs my Minion socks, but I had to wear a pair of them today. One of the things we do as a family each year is to volunteer to help with a local food drive for Thanksgiving. It's not a big charity association event or anything, just done by a guy we know … Continue reading Several Hundred Frozen Turkeys And A Lot Of Teamwork
I know it might seem at first blush that I’m attempting to pull a fast one here by being thankful for what is essential the same basic thing from a parenting perspective. I mean, what else do bedtime and naptime represent for us but a brief respite from the constant need to wipes faces, tie … Continue reading Things I’m Thankful for, Days 24 and 25: Bedtime and Naptime
Imagine my complete and utter disbelief when I realized yesterday that it’s been an entire week since I posted anything here. Quite frankly, I should be ashamed of myself. I mean, going a full week without so much as a stick figure drawing or a haiku is a level of laziness tantamount to hiding in … Continue reading Uh oh, it’s Magic
November, thankfully, ran its course and finally had the common decency to expire like that milk you weren’t sure about anyway, or the tags on your car. And while the end of the eleventh month obviously means that another jingle bell-ridden, egg-nog inebriated, green-and-red-tinsled Christmas season is upon us, the more immediate point is that … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned Doing NaNoWriMo
Believe it or not, the Puddinette didn’t go all crazy-times on Black Friday this year and head out at 2 AM to cage-fight other normally reasonable, moderately tempered but momentarily psychotic adults for the newest, hottest “Baby Meth Head”, Fijit, I’ve-Got-The-Uh-Oh-Feeling-Elmo, or whatever the must-have item of the 2012 shopping season happens to be. That’s … Continue reading A movie in 100 Words or less: The Expendables 2
Happy Thanksgiving to all and to all a good night! Wait, I might have mixed a reference in there or something. Honestly, I'm too tired to really care anymore. It's getting late. The turkey has been brined, roasted to juicy goodness and devoured. The fixin's have all come and magically disappeared. The kitchen has been … Continue reading Thankful for ALL THE THINGS!