Actual conversation: I could totally kill a wolf. ... No way. You're not good enough to kill a wolf. ... Oh. Well if this was real life, then I could totally kill a wolf, or a bear. ... Well, yeah. You just can't kill them in this game. ... Apparently we've been gaming too long in the virtual world.
Every year we celebrate St. Nicholas Day, which is Dec. 6. We put our boots out on the evening of Dec. 5 with cookies, milk and maybe some carrots for the reindeer. If you're not a fan of Santa, that's OK, because this holiday actually celebrates St. Nicholas, who was a real person. Fun fact: He was a bishop in Greece who was known for leaving coins in people's shoes.
When the kids were smaller I knew every show they watched and I answered 2,000 questions a day, so I knew every thought in their head. I maybe had less of an idea of who I was, but I knew my kids inside and out. Now my oldest can Google the answers to all the questions.
We've all been putting it off, but the time has come. It's time for the seasonal wardrobe change. It's November and I don't care if we do have the odd day that hits 70, it's fall and we're going to act like it. Wear some pants and act like you've got a mother who loves you!