What gives you the right?

A while ago someone that had misunderstood the content of one of my posts made an accusation that I had called a child my own when I had no right to do so. The accusation was made incorrectly but in such a way that I felt it was offensive to many people that I would consider…

Conversations before bed

Procrastination is the name of the game. “I need to find my slippers.” “I need another book to read.” “Not that book.” “Bottle of milk.” “My Puppy.” The usual suspects that appear on the list of reasons my son can not go to bed or sleep. When all possible wants and needs have been taken care of…

It’s the future

It is a particular charm of the very young to have absolutely no concept of time. With this in mind it is always a bit of a conundrum when to tell little people things that aren’t going to be happening for a while. Things like “We are going to visit your grandparents and we will…