Posts Tagged "kids"

A quick funny

I was discussing the Rosh Hashannah menus with my son, and told him I am making Squash Kugel. He said “Ew, who wants to eat squashed kugel”. Then I read him the rest of my…

Interesting

Isn’t it interesting how the kid calls home from school, coughing and spluttering so hard that he can barely get a word out, telling me his teachers say his sneezing and coughing is getting in…

Culinary exploits in the royal kitchen

Last night my eldest son, Prince Lenny, cooked dinner. He lobbied for the prerogative earlier in the week, and I gave up control of my kitchen for an hour. He was so confident of his…

Feeling Small

I remember holding him minutes after he was born. He was so tiny, except for his head. (Oy that head!!) He was scrawny and mad, having been pulled kicking and screaming into this world not…

Big Bellies

So I am sitting in the car with the little 7 year old prince and he says that his friends mommy is having a baby next month. “So Ima, I guess that means she’s pregnant…

Biting the Bullet

  I am an unemployed stay at home mom and as such I figure I have plenty of time to do all the chores and shopping etc. My boys have the responsibility to keep their…

Dear heart, light of my life,

  I am so thrilled that you want to be independent and helpful. I love how much you help around the house. I do.   Asking me at 6 am if you can make scrambled…

Things they say

  How are you supposed to deal with kids who call each other stupid, idiot, who tell each other to Shut Up, who talk to each other with such disrespect, who yell and fight with…

Simply The Best

I get to start my day with a cuddle from Prince ChatterBox. It is just so yummy. He’ll be 7 on Thursday but still loves to curl up on my lap, put his arms around…

So cute

  So my littlest prince is telling me all about the parsha of the week, Bamidbar, and he keeps talking about this dude “Gus” who gets to carry the stuff from the Mishkan. He was…

O Sweet Child of Mine

  Dearest son,   You keep me on my toes, you know you do. You do wonderful things like hug me and tell me you love me, you untie my sneakers when I come in…

Invasion of Privacy

  As a parent I do a lot of things for my kids. Laundry is one of them. We have all found money, legos and lollipop sticks, tissues etc that all have somehow made it…