Monthly Archives: May 2013

Damned kids

Warning: I am about to make light of a serious issue. After school yesterday, my six-year-old told me she’d had a talk with a fellow¬†first-grader during recess. Her friend told her that she wouldn’t have a very nice life because … Continue reading

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Poor Expectations

Recently, the kids’ dentist told me I should write a book on raising children. I’m fairly certain he wasn’t being sarcastic. This, coming from the great state of Texas, is an example of¬†what I like to think of as the … Continue reading

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Sh*t Boys Say

Strapping a couple of five-year-old boys down in an enclosed space is as fascinating an experiment as you could hope for. Including the ones I remember fondly from 5th Form Chemistry which ended with the partial loss of eyebrows or … Continue reading

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