I was standing in line last night—with something like the entire population of Greater Cincinnati—in a room lacking air conditioning, while waiting to do the initial check-in for Mini-Me's summer activity. I'm still not entirely certain why the checking-in process was scheduled for a week before the actual activity began, but that's a discussion for … Continue reading Wheaton’s Law, revisited. For the children.
The Puddinette, being wise and smart and, well, Just. Plain. Awesome, pointed out to me last night that I had unintentionally trod upon ground long ago surveyed by Dr. Seuss. The good doctor, by the way, is a personal hero of mine. And I don't mean like, it'd be kinda cool if he gave me … Continue reading A little more on Waiting, plus (bonus) Breaking Dawn, Part I
I spent most of yesterday waiting for a particular piece of news. After I got the kids to bed last night, finally, I got the call that my newest niece had been born after a day of labor, and everyone was doing well. Obviously, hooray for that. Today, though, I find myself waiting for something … Continue reading The waiting is the hardest part