Tag Archives: Funny

Toddler’s Lament

Holidays are a time when discipline and order gives way to relaxation and play. On a normal day, Robert’s free play is peaceful and non-destructive.  He spends a lot of time with the “radio” changing music tapes and sometimes CDs. … Continue reading

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Heartwarming Moments

On days like these when I am rushing, fighting loss of sleep and nervous at the choices and responsibilities ahead, I have to stop and appreciate what I have, and pause to take in the joys of being a mom … Continue reading

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Something for Me

Robert is staying overnight with his father today. I was trying to keep him from falling asleep before his father’s arrival so we started packing his overnight bag. We had to choose a toy. He first said he wanted Cannuck … Continue reading

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Alive and Well…Busy

One day I will be able to devote time every day to my blog. One day I will sit to write down all the crazy thoughts that go through my mind and every single amazing thing that my boy is … Continue reading

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Onion

Onion Originally uploaded by momranda Robert got hold of an onion today from my shopping bag. The following conversation took place: Mom : Robert is the onion nice, do you like onion ? What are you doing with the onion … Continue reading

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A Little Crazy

I dropped off Robert at the day care, and because I had a few hours to kill I stopped with my laptop at a coffee shop that has a free wi-fi zone. I was totally out of place with the … Continue reading

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The Gross Out Phenomenon

Yesterday was another day off school for Robert. He started the day with a terrible bout of diarrhea and went on like this for the rest of the day. I spent considerable amount of time at the changing table trying … Continue reading

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South African Cynicism

Our own Cape Times came out today with a full transcript of President Obama’s Inaugural Address, so now I have a record for it. Later I found a blog with embedded segments of the speech and its transcript, so I … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Fun and Follies

We treated ourselves to a predominantly lazy day today.  Mom, baby and cat played at home for the whole morning. I consciously try teaching Robert the ability to laugh at his own mishaps. Here he is  acting out a funny … Continue reading

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