Category Archives: Parenting

Climbing Higher

We’ve barely been to the park all winter until this week. He’s learned to climb while I haven’t been watching. Higher and higher he went, more and more daring his stunts, testing the apparatus, using it in ways it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Second Chances

My son once walked into the middle of the road in front of a car. He was two years old. I only took my eyes off him for a moment, but a moment is all it takes for a child … Continue reading

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Man and Boy

My man (M) and my boy (J): M: I wish I was a werewolf, ’cause then I could go out and run around, howling. J: But you’d be naked. M: I’d be all hairy though, wouldnt I. J: Who let … Continue reading

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