on finances

B1 gets off the bus today. First words: “Mom, I really NEED a Nintendo 2ds.” (this has been an on-going discussion… trying to hold him off until xmas…) Me: “Okay, let’s talk about it. Maybe you can earn some money by doing some extra chores?” B1: “well… I think we should use my college money. […]

Things my kids say

(Existential Edition) From the 3-year-old this morning: “Mom, where’s Alexa?” “She’s right there.” (Pointing to space where the Amazon Echo Tower resides) “Yeah, but where is Alexa?” ….ummmm….

Things my kids say

Years ago, when I would think about what it might be like to be a Mom, I never could have imagined the joy I would feel in hearing those eight sweet little words: “Mommy, do you want to take a selfie?” 😂