By now, if you’ve read the blog for more than a week, you’ve no doubt picked up on the fact that I like to throw numbers around in my titles. Part of it is because I’m not that creative, but the other part is so that, when I go back and look at our experiences, I can be reminded of the things we did (and hopefully accomplished). [Read more…]
Yesterday, when I was sitting with you during our weekly lunch at your school, you asked me when you’d be old enough to play Grand Theft Auto. When I did not give you an exact age, you seemed a bit disappointed. I know you’re a goals person and you set your sites on goals and deadlines unlike any kid I’ve ever seen. You like to know when something is going to happen and you like to plan for it (as much as a 10 year old can). It’s definitely a trait you’ve picked up from your mom.
But sometimes, you’re not going to get the “when you’re X-Age” answer from me. It’s not because I don’t want to. It’s because there are a lot of factors that go into these things that have nothing to do with age.