Chin Chin Cherrie

As a new parent, there are plenty of things to be anxious about. Mostly you’re wondering whether you’re doing something for your child the right way, or whether you’re forgetting to do something entirely. Until… Many parents (most, perhaps?) unfortunately get to experience another unpleasant scenario, where your child has an issue and there’s nothing … Continue reading “Chin Chin Cherrie”

Buried Treasure

With winter fast approaching, I’m reminded of an incident that happened quite a while ago when we lived in Monroe NY. Shortly after Natalie was born (on my birthday!), my mother in law decided to visit us from Las Vegas. She was a dedicated smoker but never smoked in our house, as I didn’t react … Continue reading “Buried Treasure”

Ahead by a Hair

Editor’s Note: That’s not really my head in the picture, but a reasonable facsimile… If anything, it’s a bit hairier than I am. So I have my clippers out the other night and I’m cutting my own hair. (A nice 3/8″ buzz all around.) Diane: “You’re getting hair all over the place.” Me: “We have … Continue reading “Ahead by a Hair”