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Posts tagged memories
Why Do People Take Toddlers To Disneyland?
There’s something you need to know about bringing toddlers to Disneyland: they won’t remember a thing. Your vacation will be an ‘in the moment’ celebration, but you won’t be building lifelong memories.
Zacharie Baking Scones With Nan
My grandmother’s scone recipe is a favorite in our house. It’s simple, kids can pitch in, and it brings back wonderful memories of one of the greatest people I’ve ever known.
I Blog Because I Don’t Want To Forget, So My Kids Remember
I want everything to stop. I want to remember. It’s a quote from Ken Dryden and I chose it as my yearbook quote 20 years before I became a father, and how prescient of a quote it was.
The Joy of Hoarding
If you’re judicious about what you save, the stuff that means the most, you’ll experience the joy of hoarding. From hockey cars to halloween costumes, here’s how we do:
Throwback Thursday: My First Summer Job
My first summer job was picking blueberries in our back fields. Under the guidance of my dad we created a nice little business making money from his colleagues.
One Day You Wake Up And Your Little Boys Aren’t Little Anymore
They grow up so fast. You hear it so often from more experienced parents that you never really believe it. Until the day you do. My little boys are becoming big boys. Wow, does time fly.
The Simplest, Easiest, Most Meaningful, Best Mother’s Day Gift Of All Time
The Mother’s Day Journal is the easiest, simplest, most meaningful, and best Mother’s Day gift of all time. How do I know? My wife told me. Here’s how to make yours:
The Best Worst Thing I’ve Ever Fed My Kids
There are smells and tastes that bring me back to my grandmother’s house. The stale smell of cardboard from her closet that was stacked with board games. The fragrant aroma of sausage, thyme, and sage when making turkey stuffing. This weekend, biting into a Swiss Roll, I was instantly 8 years old again sitting at her kitchen table.
I Miss My Evel Knievel Lunch Box
I miss this lunchbox so bad.