Pearls Before Swine

“Shut mouf, Burt” is really starting to litter our everyday conversation.


Our new favorite, edifying comic.

Child:  “Why do I have to do a paragraph?  It’s too hard, I wrote one yesterday, I lost my pencil….”

Sophisticated Parent:  “Shut mouf and write paper, Burt!”

Mother’s Day

I was trying to think what our moms really wanted for Mother’s Day.  And then, I realized, it’s the same thing they always want.  A family picture with everyone matchy matchy, in some idyllic location (not in an alley), smiling with teeth.IMG_6401 (1)

Yes, it is too much to ask.  But we tried.IMG_6429 - Edited (1) (1)

Happy Mother’s Day, mas.