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Leave Them Kids Alone

It was a gorgeous, clear Southern California morning. An easter egg hunt had just commenced. Life was good. Except… My son wasn’t looking for the eggs.  He was fascinated by the cat door to our friend’s house or maybe he was fascinated by the cat. From where I was standing, I couldn’t quite tell what [...]


The kids and I ventured out to the park a couple of days ago. When we got there, Hudson wanted to swing and Jules wanted to dig. All was quiet when, out of nowhere, frag mines of obliviousness started exploding every which way I turned. There was no place to take cover. “Oh my God, [...]