Category Archives: just for fun

Certain Peril!

When we last left our family, they were searching in vain for the keys and the mustard…  Saved only by the superhuman skills of the woman they refered to as “mom”.  In this weeks episode, our hero is facing a … Continue reading

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TPM – new shoes

  On Saturday I whisked my son away and took him to the mall to buy him some runners as his were falling apart.  I decided while I was there to look for a some new shoes for work, something … Continue reading

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A short story.

Once upon a time, there was a woman who lived with her one true love, and their two teenage children.  Each day she went to her job where she surfed the interenet and wrote blog posts worked diligently.  She was … Continue reading

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The talk.

A few weeks ago, my daughter came up to me and handed me a note.  The note said she wanted to talk to me about something important.  She wanted to have sex with her boyfriend and wanted my help to … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season

It used to be standard fare.  Every year I would start stressing about Christmas in the middle of November reaching an apocalyptic peak around 11 pm on Christmas eve.  Give or take.  I come from a family where the holidays … Continue reading

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Reflection

In an attempt to reconnect to my me-ness, I am taking part in a project that challenges you to take a self-portrait every day for a month.  This is harder than one thinks.  Turns out my camera skills are not … Continue reading

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Thanks

Many years ago, at a family Thanksgiving supper, I insisted that we went around the entire table and each person had to say what they were thankful for.  No doubt on the advice of a teacher who said it would … Continue reading

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