Tag Archives: Mikhail

When A Girl Is Looking For A Husband

While driving 7 year-old Mikhail home from school the other day, we both noticed a young woman walking her dog.  That’s not an unusual sighting but the way she was walking was.  This young woman had a pronounced swing to … Continue reading

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Mikhail’s First F-Bomb.

While driving the boys home last Monday evening, Mikhail piped up that his gym teacher took them to a haunted place.  He said it was haunted because there were writings (graffiti) everywhere.  “Daddy, there was f**k and s**k my pee … Continue reading

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Daddy didn’t lie, he just forgot.

This morning, I had a talk with Mikhail my 6 year old.  I wanted him and his brothers to stop standing on the window seat.  It is They would gather there and  press against the flimsy meshing of the opened … Continue reading

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That Soccer Season

The dreaded soccer season is here again!  Amie and I have a love hate relationship with it.  We love that it gives the boys a chance to get out and play with other kids but with three boys who are … Continue reading

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Mik’s Movie Night and An End To Bum Wiping

A couple posts ago, I wrote a blog, They do grow up fast but you’ll barely notice.  Well yesterday evening, my 6 and 4-year old sons put that theory to the test. When I got home, I received a message … Continue reading

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Mik is six!

Well how time flies.  Mikhail, our first son, turns six years old today.  It really does not seem that long since we brought him  home from the hospital, but it is. Mik has been everything we could have wished for … Continue reading

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And Mik is starting Grade 1!

Mikhail would be very upset with me if I blogged about his little brother starting preschool but not about him starting grade school.  After all, he’s been talking about it all summer.  “Daddy, I can’t nap anymore because I am … Continue reading

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Daddy, The Human Garburator

Do your kids spend way too much time at the dinner table? Do they take forever to eat a few bites?  Do they, for the most part,  hate eating anything that wasn’t picked up at Macdonald’s or delivered?  Then unknowing … Continue reading

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Daddy just can’t win

Yesterday, I figured I would surprise the boys on my lunch hour and pay them a visit while they were at Amie’s parents.  They were on babysitting duty as Amie had an exam. I walked in the door and immediately … Continue reading

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Another touching moment

Tonight, as part of their bedtime story, I decided to tell the boys about my father and how he had gone off to check if the grass was indeed greener on the other side when I was only two years … Continue reading

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