Tag Archives: raising children

A Puzzlement!

This has been a particularly unusual time in our household. Something very very very unusual has occurred. I don’t know why. I don’t know how. I have no explanation. If I were of certain religious persuasion I might declare that … Continue reading

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REVISITING PARENTING-PHASE I

I announced earlier in the week that I would be presenting some “reblogs” and here they come.  Today is Part I of two that I wrote in October 2013.  The topic is parenting.  My kids hate when I go down … Continue reading

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WALT SCREWED US!

I have come to the conclusion that I do not like children.  Not the little ones, the teen ones.  The little ones you can always put in the microwave when they act out.  The teen ones are a different story.  … Continue reading

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PARENTING, PHASE 1…THE GOOD YEARS!

You may have heard me say this before that I believe parenting is the most challenging undertaking a person can encounter in his or her lifetime. There is no formal educational process to teach you how to parent.  Yes, there … Continue reading

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WHAT GENERATION GAP?

My one granddaughter, Haley, lives with us temporarily from time to time.  When she does, it is a pleasant experience watching the bonding process between the generations.  Below are some true-life examples.  I play the role of Grandfather…Haley plays the Granddaughter. … Continue reading

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MORE CHILDISH THOUGHTS…

I am convinced that parenting is about the hardest job one can undertake.  I have come to the conclusion that children should be born and live happily with mom and dad until they are about five years old.  Then, there … Continue reading

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Eyesight Improves With Age…trust me on this!

Today I had an epiphany.  At first I had a hard time spelling “epiphany” correctly, but I had one nonetheless.  The great discovery I made is that human eyesight actually improves with age. The younger you are, the more trouble you … Continue reading

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