Archive for: April 2014

Parents and Kids
A Visit to the Hair Salon
April 29, 2014
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Category:                        A visit to the hair stylist Anxiety Level:                  Depends Level of Difficulty:            Also depends Result of Blowing It:        Really depends My daughter, Kate, and I visited the hair stylist.  Guys visits barbers, gals go to “stylists.”  I need hair maintenance every three weeks.  My regular maintenance includes a 5-on-the-side-with-scissors-on-top.  I’m usually […]
Parents and Kids
Dad’s Promise Leads to Butt-Kicking
April 16, 2014
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I haven’t trudged like that since my walk to the principal’s office.  My shoulders sagged and my head drooped.  The parking lot seemed a mile wide.  I called my wife, Hun. “We’re loading up.” “How’d Maggie do?  You sound beat.” “Got my butt kicked, but she nailed it.”
Parents and Kids
Daughter’s Make-up Saves Dad Before Photo-shoot
April 3, 2014
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No one knows the hour nor day.    I’m not referring to prophecy, but to an odd situation everyone invariably suffers, whether you’re a high school kid on a date, an adult preparing to deliver a sales pitch, or God forbid, before a job interview.  At some point we’ve all had them.  They attack, punish, […]