I’m sure that Jean (ownedbytwins) will give us a much longer and detailed summary of our wonderful family weekend. But, before she does, I thought this article was apropos, considering that we visited the PA Renaissance Faire for our first time this year.
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= Sunday July 27, 2008 =
Alia: Dad, you yawn like a hippopotamus
She’s been able to say the word hippopotamus since very early. Who know why.. is it easy for kids to say? Does she like the hard syllables? I have no idea. She pretends she is one during her bath at night (sometimes she’s a seahorse or a mermaid). But that comment yesterday caught me totally off-guard. Couldn’t believe she made the comparison.
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If you’re going to raise geek children, it’s a good thing to have geek friends.
Saturday was the twins 3rd birthday party. The first present opened was an Imaginext Pirate Ship by Fisher-Price
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I just brought these guys up at the Brooks’ party on Saturday, so it reminded me to go check out their site for new missions, and lo and behold!!
In honor of my father and uncle, I present the latest Improv Everywhere mission, Human Mirror.
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A few days ago, my wife had to deal with a nasty tick bite by going to the doctor and having the bugger extracted by a professional. It’s still swollen and irritated, and she’s been put on a preventative lyme’s disease medicine.
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For thousands of years, labyrinths have existed in a multitude of cultures. They have been used as ceremonial pathways, protective sigils, traps for unwelcome spirits and for games and dancing. They have been used for spiritual and artistic journeys. I’ve only recently started learning about them, and was surprised at the depth of their history. I was even more surprised to find the amount of labyrinths that still exist today. I’m thinking I’m going to have to visit the one in Longport, NJ now.
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Sadness can be eaten via Waxy.org
Lies I’ve told my 3 year old recently
Now Playing: Great Big Sea – The Hard and The Easy – Old Polina
So how do you learn how to apply deodorant properly? Obviously the instructions are less than stellar, and depending on whether you use a stick or spray, instructions will vary. You think that a wiki entry wasn’t necessary? Obviously it is, because obviously not all of us know how to do it properly.
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