July 2012

Questions of a Scared Six-Year-Old

Last night our son approached us with a huge look of concern on his face.  He was suddenly terrified of tornadoes.  The questions spilled out of him, catching us off-guard as they have in the past.  We did our best to keep up. [image source] What happens if a tornado comes? That would be very rare. […]

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HELP! There’s a Neanderthal in My House!

There’s a caveman in our midst. He’s primitive yet smart, ornery yet agreeable (when he chooses to be) and has very little interest in “acceptable behaviour.” This little Neanderthal has brought utter mayhem to our house.  Every day he pulls out all toys in sight and tosses them around the house; uses various tools – toy […]

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