Author: Aaron Atkinson

Obnoxious

Obnoxious

Laura and the kids are at the dinner table. Gray spills a fork-full of spaghetti on her shirt. Gray: Oh my gosh! I’m going to go …

 

She Sure Does

She Sure Does

Bedtime is tough.

 

Pumpkin Spice

Pumpkin Spice

Gray’s eating a package of fruit snacks in the back of the Odyssey while Laura and I chat upfront. Gray: Mom. Mom! MOM! Laura: Gray, I’m …

 

Naughty

Naughty

It’s Sunday afternoon. Gray and Nash are napping. Finn’s playing with his toys on the living room floor. I’m watching the Chiefs play football. It’s …

 

Jolly Trolley

Jolly Trolley

The week before Christmas we met some friends and their kids for dinner on the Plaza followed by a Christmas light trolley ride that departed …

 

Christmas Morning

Christmas Morning

On the night before Christmas…

 

It’s a Beautiful Day

It’s a Beautiful Day

The neighborhood on my coat.

 

Bedtime Back and Forth

Bedtime Back and Forth

Will you send Mommy in?

 

Workday

Workday

It was a Tuesday. While I was in the shower, Finn climbed into my spot in bed. I stopped to give him a good morning …

 

Leaf lessons

Leaf lessons

There sure are a lot of leaves in the forest.

 

Eager Ungulates

Eager Ungulates

We’re at the zoo.

 

Finn’s Hole to China

Finn’s Hole to China

Finn’s using his plastic shovel to dig in the garden. Laura: What are you doing buddy? Finn: I’m digging to China. Laura: Oh! Nice. Did you know …

 

Bear Breath

Bear Breath

Is that a gummy bear in your mouth?

 

Pee Yew

Pee Yew

I just love that Nash is a skunk.