Posts tagged "Cats"

Crystal and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Crystal and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Crystal and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (with apologies to Judith Viorst and her excellent children’s book, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day) I went to bed with the taste of wine in my mouth and now there’s vomit in my hair. When I got out of bed... Read more »

Adoption: When your new little bundle of joy is hairy

Adoption: When your new little bundle of joy is hairy
The kids have been asking to get a kitten for months. “Mama. We love kittens. Let’s get a kitten,” they say, innocently blinking their blue eyes at me. From another room, my husband replies, “We will never get a cat. EVER.” Tears ensue and I hold my devastated children in my arms as they ask,... Read more »