Tag Archives: Children

Christmas Wish

On December 24, 1961, six-year old Fast Eddie was interviewed in the Journal American newspaper and asked “What did you ask Santa to bring you this Christmas? He replied: “Nothing. I’m afraid of Santa Claus unless my sister is with me. … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Ruminations | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Pumpkin Picking

We went pumpkin picking today. Pumpkin picking can be very stressful for someone (me) with an obsessive-compulsive personality. Particularly when doing it with someone (my daughter) who can’t make decisions. For me, anything worth doing is worth overdoing. My daughter can’t decide which pair of pajamas … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Ruminations | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunday Memories From My Daughter

Stability in a Chinese Restaurant.

Posted in Food, Ruminations | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Curb Your Screaming Kid

Where is Larry David when you need him? Tonight while my wife and I were having dinner at a local restaurant, there was a kid screaming for about twenty minutes while five adults (her two parents, her two grandparents and her nanny) … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Ruminations, Television, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Assembly Required

Assembly Required. These are two of the most fearsome words in the English language. I thought I was past this stage when my kids grew up. But no. Those words have returned to haunt me again now that my daughter is furnishing … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Ruminations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Family Time

Warning: For those of you who only like the funny ones, you can stop reading now. July is my family time (hence the recent spate of nostalgic photos). I am fortunate that both of my parents are still healthy and active, and … Continue reading

Posted in Ruminations | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Fishin’

One of my favorite summer activities is fishing. The refreshing sea air. The sun glistening off the water. The struggle with a catch and anticipation to see its size. Fresh sashimi for lunch. A grilled fish dinner that night. One of my great memories … Continue reading

Posted in Ruminations, Sports, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments