Squeaker vs. The Silence

Road Trip Profile Banner

We’ve been spending a lot of time in the car recently. And while the kids are super travelers, they get bored sometimes too. Which leads to Squeaker being… well… Squeaker.

The other day, we were driving around DC, getting acquainted with the area and talking about things we wanted Read more >

Squeaker vs. The Bubbles

1000-people

I was making breakfast while the boys were drinking their orange juice, and suddenly I heard it.

The distinctive sounds of bubbles being blown in someone’s orange juice.

Munchkin had filled the cups, and so they were pretty full, and nothing ruins a morning like having to stop cooking to Read more >

Jamie vs. The Imaginary Elevator

The Air Force Memorial - one of the places we visited to keep from going stir crazy in our hotel room
The Air Force Memorial – one of the places we visited to keep from going stir crazy in our hotel room

We’re on vacation now, but last week, we were in temporary base lodging. It was a hotel room with two beds, a dinky little kitchenette, and a table with three chairs. After a few days, the kids got a little stir-crazy if they were in the room too long, which meant dinner time got interesting.

Like Read more >

Jamie vs. the Root Beer

Green beer, root beer... it's all the same, right? :-)
Green beer, root beer… it’s all the same, right? 🙂

One of the hardships of moving is that we sometimes find things like root beers hidden in the back of SuperHubby’s beer fridge. Which means–darn it–last week, I had to drink a root beer.

(On a completely serious note, I love root beer. I may or may not have offered to trade Read more >