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The space explorers fight over an asteroid

Usually I tell Josie and Joseph bedtime stories which star two space explorers named Josie and Joseph. Tonight I decided to change it up. They laughed so hard as I told this story that I figured I’d share it with … Continue reading

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The space explorers meet the Borg

On nights when I am home from work, I tell the kids stories before bed. Because they are divided among two rooms, I usually tell two stories. The first story is for Josie and Joseph, and usually involves me making … Continue reading

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A picture story: “Fruits girls mistakes”

Check out this combined story-telling effort by Jadzia and Ludi. Jadzia wrote the words, Ludi drew the pictures. (here’s a transcript in case you can’t read it: “Fruits girls mistakes. She ate too many cherys so she turnd red. She … Continue reading

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There be wdragons here

My absolute favorite thing to read aloud is “Inside Information” chapter of The Hobbit. I love to be the voice of Smaug. After reading the whole chapter, I was tucking the girls into bed when Jadzia had this to say: … Continue reading

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Overheard in the minivan

Ludi: “…let’s have a surprise party for Papá!” Jadzia: “Shhhhh….” [much whispering ensues]. Ludi: “Papá, did you hear what we’re talking about?” Me: “Maybe!” Jadzia and Ludi together: “Forget! Forget!” Josie: “Daddy, it tastes like grass!” Me: “Don’t eat it!” … Continue reading

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Star Trek requires a lot of explanation

Yesterday was my birthday. It was a busy day. In the morning I … Dropped Jadzia off at preschool Took Ludi with me for my chiropractor appointment Came back to preschool to watch Jadzia’s class perform a “play” about a … Continue reading

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Young author

Today I decided to try and help the girls make up their own stories and write them down. Here are the first fruits of this labor. The following stories are by Jadzia, with some prodding by me.

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