Tag Archives: family

How You Know You Have a Great Mom (…and a kitty gif)

Kitty Wrinkles

A kitty playing with bed sheets, for your viewing pleasure. And now…on with the blog post.

A moment when my mother revealed what kind of a mother she is.

Bicycles and Suitcases Do Not Mix

Earlier this week I stayed the night at my parents’ house while traveling nearby for a doctor’s appointment.

I traveled primarily on bicycle.

Suitcases and bicycles do not mix.

All that I could bring, therefore, was what would fit in my backpack. Continue reading

Pavlov’s Kitchen

My family line has a unique set of kitchen habits. They’re nonsensical, yet deeply ingrained. I’m wondering if anyone else out their has a family with the same unique patterns.

Some of ours include, but are not limited to:

1 – Thoroughly washing the dishes by hand before putting them in the dishwasher.
2 – Keeping dixie cups and plates for reuse.
3 – Using the sink sponge to wipe up messes on the floor .
(Yes, I know, this one definitely needs to stop).
4 – Putting “Do not eat” on everything tasty .
(Everyone does this but me. ?)
5 – Storing the excess leftovers which do not fit in the fridge in the winter-chilled
garage on top of certain things which are…dirty as a lawn-mower–I’ll say that much.

Anyone else?