It’s time for some Triple Jump: to hop, skip and jump to other posts I’ve written this week. Over at NickMom, Nickelodeon’s hilarious humor site, I’ve written this: How Throwing a Kid’s Birthday Party is Like The Superbowl Over at Stuff Kids Write, I’ve posted one of Vivian’s melodramatic notes that simultaneously pulls on my […]
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Today at the blog I co-edit with Chase McFadden, we’re featuring a marriage proposal by a six-year-old. Go check it out at Stuff Kids Write. If it doesn’t make you want to marry off your daughter or niece, it’ll make you smile.
Dental Drama This morning, at 7 a.m., I was in the dental chair with my mouth cranked open as some medieval instruments threatened to give me a tongue piercing. I don’t love the dentist. I can’t understand how engineers put men on the moon over 40 years ago (and decided to bring them back) but […]
Today, StuffKidsWrite.com features some (more) of William’s writing that he has carved into various objects. Please click the image above or HERE to read and comment on his exploits.
A few days ago, I posted my ineptitude as a daughter and a wife when it comes to Father’s Day. Well, today I am pleased to present to you a heartwarming poem written by a fantastic boy named Cameron. If the poem doesn’t remind you of all that is good in the world, then the […]
If you want to laugh and to read brilliant humour writing, go check out When Kids Try Hot Sauce at StuffKidsWrite.com. The piece is penned by Lloyd, this history dude I met while working on a student newspaper at university. Lloyd was the entertainment guru, the one who made everyone laugh, both in person and […]
Stuff Kids Write, our new site, was born earlier this morning. SKW had a few hiccups, but is reported to be in good overall health. I am exhausted and Chase McFadden, the co-creator, is sleep deprived as ever. Click here to check out our offspring.
THE PREAMBLE Sometimes I think I’m funny. Then I read Chase McFadden’s blog, Some Species Eat Their Young, and think he’s funny. Then I come across some writing by my kids or someone else’s kids and think they’re funny. Because they are. And, while Chase and I try to be funny (sometimes too hard), kids […]