Category Archives: let’s try this again

Please Don’t Make Me Send My Kids Back to School

You guys, there’s trouble brewing. via GIPHY I’ve sensed it for awhile, but lately it seems to be more and pressing, more ominous. The stores started taking on a different look — less umbrellas and swimsuits, more apples and pencils. … Continue reading

Posted in ambivalence, half-assin it, just please get a job and move out someday that's all I ask ladies, let's try this again, posts that CPS won't think are funny, professional slacker, School, wrap it up | 1 Comment

I Lie to My Daughter About Santa and I Mostly Blame the Tooth Fairy

Our family’s relationship with Santa can best be described as “tense.”  Rob disagrees wholeheartedly with the idea of Santa.  He feels it is dishonest and sets your kids up for heartbreak when they figure out the truth.  I see his … Continue reading

Posted in bad ideas, Christmas, famous last words, half-assin it, let's try this again, Phaedra, professional slacker, Santa (or lack thereof) | 14 Comments

Christmas: The Less Sad and Whiny Edition

So, I’m going to try this again, since the tree story only served to make my mom cry (oops).  I’m just going to be straight up with you guys: I’m not really that into Christmas.  Maybe it’s just where I … Continue reading

Posted in Bella, Christmas, half-assin it, let's try this again, Phaedra, Santa (or lack thereof), Surrey, The Great Tree Disaster of 2010 | 6 Comments