My next mini series is very practical, tongue in cheek, funny and depressing all wrapped into one! (or make that 10, as there are 10 things you must do).
I found this great run-down by Rita Templeton on a blog called babytime.ie, if you like her style, make sure to check her out.
YOU MUST BE PREPARED TO GO THROUGH LOTS AND LOTS OF JEAN
“I have written several blog posts about this very subject because seriously? Four boys later and I am still utterly astonished at how fast they can ruin a seemingly-sturdy pair. Denim is supposed to be this rugged fabric and it may work for lumberjacks, but its no match for the crawling, scraping, staining and scooting of little boys. I find this ironic though because….”
YOU MUST BE COOL WITH NUDITY
“I don’t know how my boys go through so many pairs of jeans because, hell, it isn’t like they wear them at home. In fact, it isn’t like they wear anything at home. In my experience, from the time they are physically able to remove their own clothing, they will. My boys start stripping down the instant they get home from school. Sometimes they lounge around in their underwear, and sometimes they forgo the underwear altogether”