Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Renegade Rulebook

A few months ago, I featured a post titled “Ten Things I Learned From My Mom.” I’ve spent the last few weeks reflecting, and decided that I also wanted to feature a similar post dedicated to my father. I’m fortunate enough to have two loving parents that I am very close with, and I hope some day that I can take everything I’ve learned from them, and apply it to my own parenting techniques.

1. Kick ‘Em Where It Hurts

In first grade, I came off the school bus hysterically crying. My dad met me at the top of our driveway, tried to console the sobbing little human peeking timidly up at him from underneath her bangs, while clutching her ninja turtle lunch box. After he asked me what was wrong, I explained that another boy on the bus had been saying mean things to me. My dad told me…

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The Family I Just Met

“Around here, however we don’t look backwards for very long.
We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things because we are curious…
and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”


Last time i met the Robinsons and they helped me realize that despite the numbers of failures I had made and I have to make, I have to stay strong and if all else fail then I have to keep moving forward.

Another thing, the film made me think of the ones who never had a chance to be with their loved ones–especially their (real)parents. I am so glad that I have one, but what made me feel so regretful is that I never thought that my father could be my best friend!
And so now, I am looking forward to that chance! 🙂Image