Showing posts from August, 2014


1. Realize my children are getting older.
2. Finish Laundry
3. Yoga
4. Walk outside barefoot.
5. Wear pants that snap.
6. Put on the real perfume.

I could easily distract my children from seeing 'naughty' things when we watch T.V. or a movie.  A quick redirect.  A slight of hand.  A circled explanation of a questionable moment.
Paper in hand, a lick and quick roll I knew what the actor was doing.  "Oh bad boy rolling his own cigarette tsk-tsk." I said half-explaining the illegal activity, drawing attention away.
 "Mom that's really weed" he said.

“Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.” ― Virginia Woolf