Tag Archives: children

DeVos Confirmed; Wildlife Scatters

Too bad our children are sitting ducks for this cash-saturated wannabe.

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How Jennifer Aniston Stays So Young

My teenaged daughters recently discovered old episodes of Friends on Netflix, and while imposing myself on some of their recreational time recently I noticed that Jennifer Aniston has not only maintained her youthful appearance, she is arguably even hotter in … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Charles Dickens

Christmas time! That man must be a misanthrope indeed, in whose breast something like a jovial feeling is not roused – in whose mind some pleasant associations are not awakened – by the recurrence of Christmas. –Charles Dickens

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I’ve Missed You Too–But Not That Much: Baking Cookies With Mom

Notice my spotty attendance here on my own blog, and in the “like” and “comment” sections of blogs I normally read?  Well, I’ve missed you too–but not that much. I haven’t missed you because I’ve spent three of the past … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Stephen Fry

Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.– Stephen Fry

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My All-Time Favorite Christmas Decoration

My daughter made this way back in elementary school–we didn’t date it, so I can’t say exactly when, but it had to be first or second grade.  Or earlier.  I keep thinking that I should try to have it laminated, … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Lauten & The Obama Girls

I suppose most of you–among the American contingent, at least–have by now heard about Elizabeth Lauten’s ill-considered, vile attack on President Obama’s teen-aged daughters, Sasha(16), and Malia(13).  I’ve been busy with family for the past three days, so I’m a … Continue reading

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I’m Going to Sue “South Park”

They clearly ripped off my creations: And passed them off as their own: Am I right, or am I right?

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Children’s Letters to Megyn Kelly, Posted by Andy Borowitz

Too funny not to post. http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/borowitzreport/2013/12/childrens-letters-to-megyn-kelly.html Why is this funny?  Because Kelly recently set the record straight regarding people of color who dared to think that Santa might possibly look more like them that he is traditionally portrayed. Kelly wasn’t … Continue reading

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The Inherent Dangers of Elf on the Shelf

Originally posted on Everything is Better Wrapped in Bacon:
It started in 2005, not really the “Tradition” that Bing Crosby is. If you’re like me, then the holidays are a time of elaborate decoration, gift-giving and the hidden look of…

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