Thursday, February 6, 2014

fraternity house blues: the truth about living with kids



Did you see this hilarious blog post entitled  Warped Childhood, Restoration-hardware style from suburban turmoil? It highlights the fact that we want our homes to look like a magazine but the reality is our kids have a way of undoing us. I often feel like I live in a glorified fraternity house full of boys - you know the feeling? The truth about living with little ones is...

Kids put stickers on everything. Before you can catch them. They don't come off...


Kids' projects have a way of lingering on your kitchen table for weeks (cub scout pinewood derby time is particularly bad for home décor)...


A boy's idea of decorating and a mom's are not the same thing. They never really go for those chic Land of Nod type "toys", do they? The tip-top-tackier, the better in their book...



Kids step in dog poo and don't tell anyone for days. Frequently. I'll never have a "show" home but thank goodness they're worth it!



1 comment:

  1. I don't know which kid put those stickers on the lamp, but kudos to him/her. They were put on with precision!

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