Monthly Archives: September 2012

Weekend Philly Fun – Boat Rides, and Goodbye to Morgan St. Pier (and Summer…sob!)

Last weekend, we took a boat ride.  Pax is boat-obsessed, so we thought this would be fun.  And, you know…it was.  But there were a few times that were touch-and-go with the Crazy Beast That Is Pax.  It wouldn’t surprise … Continue reading

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It Started. Preschool.

It’s only preschool (I keep telling myself).  But GOOD GOD.  It feels real.    Four mornings a week, and he’s going to be having lunch with those people.  Lunch! I am regretting all of my choices.  I am seriously considering … Continue reading

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The History of the World (According to a Four-Year Old Boy)

R was asking me this morning something-or-other specific about some type of person who lived a “really, really long time ago.  Like 100 or 20 hundred fourteen years.  More than Grandmabear.”  Something about swords and strange hats.  I think he … Continue reading

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“Pax?” I said softly, coming into the room. “NO!!” he screamed. Then turned back to his book. Yup. Almost two.

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