On Covert Meetings

As amazing as parenthood can be, I have been convinced for some time that our children conspire against us. I have suspected covert meetings in the wee hours of the morning. It’s impossible this is not happening. Below is a transcript of one such meeting. I offer this as a public service announcement. Be informed.…

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On a Trike with a Backpack

Sometimes I think of when my daughters were very little, riding their Dora tricycle, wearing their pink elephant backpack, and I think, “I really miss those days.” Then I see my son, riding his Dora tricycle, wearing his pink elephant backpack, and I think, “We really need to go to Target.”

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On Bath Night – #1

It was bath night in the Mullins home. Which means our bathroom now resembles the deck of one of those boats that catches lobster in the arctic circle. Come to think of it, it would be nice to have one of those long hooks they use so we could just scoop kids out of the…

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On Knowing When to Call it Quits

I was behind a car this morning with the following, solitary bumper sticker: “Perot ’92”   I don’t know why, but I like this guy.  He went out on a limb in the early 90’s, threw in with an unlikely candidate, and when he lost, said, “Forget this. I’m done with politics! And bumper stickers.”

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Being the Warden

Tonight while putting the girls to bed, I felt like a warden at a maximum security prison. I actually uttered the following sentences: “Now, I’m going to take you up, and when we get to Evie’s room, I want you to keep walking and not look in. She will probably call out for you. Do…

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