Category Archives: Phaedra

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

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Conferred

So, I am happy to report that, as expected, Phaedra is indeed brilliant and kind and sweet and wonderful.  Her mother, however, while perhaps rather intelligent and extremely patient, can sometimes be found slightly lacking in common sense. Friday morning, … Continue reading

Posted in Debbie Downer, half-assin it, kindergarten, Phaedra, professional slacker, things that don't make sense, what dude? | 4 Comments