Tag Archives: Little Dude

The Yin & Yang of Being Beaten by Your Kid

I have three claims-to-fame in my 39 years on this lovely planet. I once placed 2nd in a BMX bike race. Seven years old. My first BMX bike. A brand new birthday helmet. A big dirt track with hills and … Continue reading

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An 8-Bit Dude. All is Right with the World.

Drunk Uncle is an SNL skit popular with the kids in the streets. The Dudes are sans TV, so all I know is what I gather from the Tube of You… Which is made that much funnier by this guy… … Continue reading

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Little Dude’s First Ninja Class

We’ve reached the ninja stage at the Dude Casa. Ninjago is all the rage with Little Dude, and Teen Age Mutant Ninja Turtles are enjoying a resurgence. It’s a good stage. Turns out the local Tae Kwan Do class is … Continue reading

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Dude Nesting?

We are days away from adding a new mouth to the Dude Clan. We will officially be out numbered any day! Mrs. Dude has gone from, “we better make it passed Christmas,” to “this baby is coming soon!” I’m not … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Canceled! Turkey Day Replaced with Bill Day.

Mark your calendars. 2012 marks the beginning of a new holiday tradition – ¬†end of Turkey Day and the beginning of Bill Day. Similar to Festivus, it is completely contrived, so it can be anything we want. We reserve the … Continue reading

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Little Dude’s First Haircut. What Were We Thinking?!

We experienced Little Dude’s first “real” haircut today. As you may recall, we’ve shaved that melon a couple times, but it has been almost exactly two years since we’ve touched that glorious¬†coif. As you can probably tell from my choice … Continue reading

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Inside a Toddler’s Brain: A Little Dude Update

Yep, this chart is spot on. Fits Little Dude to a T. Tip o’ the hat to SwissMiss for sharing. While we’re in his head, let’s hit a quick update. He’s growing like a weed. Mrs. Dude and I realized … Continue reading

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The Zen of “Sure”

I’ve been on a bit of a blogging hiatus. Mrs. Dude has me working a second job painting the sun room. We should be able to drop the brushes soon and get back to life without painting. In the meantime, … Continue reading

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Real Life Hot Wheels! Little Dude Is In Love

Little Dude LOVES cars. I had a plethora of Matchbox and/or Hot Wheels when the Dude was a youngin’, but I don’t think my love ran as deep as Little Dude’s. Cars are a constant. The movie, the toys, clothes, … Continue reading

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First Pictures of the Newest Dude Bambino!

Mrs. Dude, Little Dude, and your’s truly made an hour + trek to the baby doctor the other day for our first baby appointment. We are officially 13 weeks preggo now, and probably should have had an earlier visit, but … Continue reading

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