Cancel the Babysitter

Day 32 Earlier on in the week… John: Cancel the babysitter. Shelley and I will look after the girls. We’re back on the road the next day and who knows when we’ll have another opportunity to have them all to ourselves? Sunday 5:00 PM… John, Shelley, Taylor (five) and Mia (one): Byeeeeee! Have a good…

Muuuaahhmmmmmmm!!!! He Just Gave me the Finger!!!

Now that the boys are all grown up, (Matt is 28 and Andrew is 26) what’s it like camping with them?  Something like this… Andrew: Nice shirt bro. When’s the rodeo? Matt: Shut up. Andrew: Shut up? That’s the best the “Come Back King” can do? “Shut up?”  Not going to lie. Disappointed in you, Matt. Oh! Muuuaahhmmmmmmm! Matt…

But I’m Your Mother

Shelley: Morning Matt. It’s almost 10:00. Matt: Huh? Shelley: Here’s your folded laundry. Need anything else washed? Matt: Thanks mom. I think I’m good. Shelley: Don’t you have a shirt for me to mend? Matt: Yawn. Just give me 20 more minutes. I’m still on vacation. Shelley: No worries. I’ll start breakfast when I hear you moving around. How’s that? Matt: MMmmmppphhhhh…. Shelley: Whhhoeeeee! You…

Hush Little Baby

While staying at Andrew (my son’s) and Ash’s in Vancouver, the discussion eventually rolled around to their upcoming wedding celebration… Ash: So, after Andrew and I finish the first dance, my dad and I’ll dance to the Winnie the Pooh song, “Return to Pooh Corner.” He used to play his guitar and sing it to me as…