Monthly Archives: August 2010

Art Review: Sock Monkey In Discarded Boxed Wine Carton

DadisthenewMom Reviews: Sock Monkey In Discarded Boxed Wine Carton* The “Stuffed Animals in Booze Containers” collection has surprised everyone with its 2011 model titled: “Sock Monkey In Discarded Boxed Wine Carton.” No true collector nor budding enthusiast could pass up … Continue reading

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Where The Fuffalow Roam

I woke up this morning thinking I could really go for a diagram. A schematic, a flow chart, an exploded view; anything along those lines would do. I’ve always been the type of student that learns visually. I can draw … Continue reading

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You’re Traveling Through Another Dimension, Briefly…

I have no memory. At least I think I don’t, I can’t remember. There was a time when my memory was simply bad, when it merely took a physically scarring event to leave a crude image in my head. There … Continue reading

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No Hyrule for Old Men

As I have previously mentioned, I have three brothers. The youngest proposed some time ago that we hold a contest of skill to determine our relative superiority. This was an affront to our traditional system of rank (age). His challenge … Continue reading

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One Child To Rule Them All

Long story short, my older brother shot me in the leg. To me, that works fine just like that. I’m happy leaving this one short, no need to medium or long this story. It’s been told too often anyway. Too … Continue reading

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Book Review: My First Number Book

DadisthenewMom reviews “My First Number Book” by DK Publishing, Inc. My First Number Book is a board book written in the tradition of pre-reading image-heavy firsts: abc’s, 1 2 3’s, colors, etc. The reader is taken on a journey from … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans of Dads and Men

The whole of anyone’s child rearing programme should be able to be articulated in plain language in no more than three steps. Mine are: Mold your child into the kind of kid you would want to be stuck in an … Continue reading

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