Parenting and Kids

Knight Life – the weekend warriors

After an extremely hard week at work and especially vigorous parenting challenges we are relieved to see Saturday night on the horizon. And so after little or no rest when finally the kids are in bed you tiptoe around your closet to squeeze into uncomfortably flashy and sufficiently inappropriate clothes your figure will allow. Then…… Continue reading Knight Life – the weekend warriors

Musings on life

To Kill a Fruitfly

Move over Pokemon Go, we’ve got a new game in town! It so happens that I quit my job so I could kill fruit flies. Here is what I’ve been spending all my time on, in descending order: –       Killing fruit flies –       Setting traps for fruit flies –       Investigating how to eradicate fruit flies –       Kids care, schedules,…… Continue reading To Kill a Fruitfly

Parenting and Kids

5 ways spring break vacations with little kids remind you of when you were in college

Spring break season offers the chance to get away to beautiful destinations, often, if not always including sandy beaches amidst azure skies and turquoise oceans. In college you go because there’s a break in the semester and you want to party and as adults with little kids you get away because your kids are out…… Continue reading 5 ways spring break vacations with little kids remind you of when you were in college

Parenting and Kids

For all the moms with picky eaters

My vegetables enshrined Daughter is not inclined Soup and salads are not a choice I cook them in every style Battered and bruised But still not rejoiced Many weeks of hopeful market trips, Fresh with dirt and promise My heart skips, But alas! It’s all the same again Attempts at a veg Nosh, Completely lame…… Continue reading For all the moms with picky eaters