Reading Harry Potter

We’ve spent every evening for the last two months reading Harry Potter. You’d think we’d be finished by now, but we have a rule that when someone talks, we stop reading and go to sleep. It’s taking a while to get through the book. I obviously have two talkers.


Math is Fun

Every now and then, I see evidence that my son—for all his strong physical resemblence to my side of the family—is really his father's child.


Bedtime Troubles

Every night, it’s the same thing. The kids brush their teeth, put on their pajamas, get a story read to them, are given hugs and kisses and a dream, the lights are turned out, and all hell breaks loose.