Clara and the Doctor

Eldest and I love talking about Doctor Who (and it took some time to get him hooked, gotta say) because we don’t quite agree about ANYTHING but we agree enough to really have rousing debates. The latest is that he doesn’t like Clara for precisely the reason I love Clara. She’s no Donna or Amy … Continue reading

happy Valentine’s day

Lil Miss: valentines day has hearts Me; yes, hearts are associated with Valentine’s day Lil Miss: and a lot of red and pink Me: true… hearts are often depicted as red or pink. and flowers… Lil Miss: Just like my light saber! Me: indeed. Light Sabers are very valentine’s day Geek parenting for the win.

Kid Tales: names

Me:[reading Harriet the Spy] “Harriet felt her mom-” Lil Miss: Wait a minute, Mrs Welsch is Harriet’s mom? Me: … yes. Her name IS Harriet Welsch, right? Lil Miss: I thought her name was Harriet Despize Dear gawd I laughed so hard I fell over.