cate, parenting

C: Will I hate you when I’m a teenager?

The original post was in 2005, when C. was 5 years old. A few days ago, C asked “Dad, will I hate you as a teenager?” I was a bit caught off guard.  I told C that it’s possible that when kids grow into their teenage years, their hormones could change, and they will be testing the […]

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cate, Cate's Musings, parenting, paris

Emergency: Don’t Touch The Hair

We were eating crepes and the waitress came over and ruffled Kate’s hair as a sign of affection.  Kate hates it when people touch her hair, so she drew this picture to give to the waitress. “Emergency when someone messed with her hair”.  Sometimes I feel like I’m living with a mute child :)

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