Contact
Justin

The Shrubbloggers 

Justin M. Stoddard


Places I Go

Thanks for checking out our blog. Don't forget to browse the archives.

 

What kind of a stupid name is "The Shrubbloggers"?    |    Why is there a "2.0" next to the crappy logo?    |    You could well starve if you feed on our RSS.

Goodnight Ladies…
October 27, 2003 — 7:00 pm

For months now, my wife has had a fairly difficult time putting our youngest daughter to sleep. I have it easy. I just get Jordan a glass of milk, tuck her into bed and go to my computer while Tiffany struggles with Zoe downstairs. And I mean struggle. Zoe wants no part of this “night night” time crap. She wiggles, cries, screams, runs around, yaps, talks, laughs, giggles…in sort, she does everything but sleep. So, out of frustration, Tiffany informed me that putting Zoe, as well as Jordan, to bed would now be my responsibility.

So, after tucking Jordan in, Zoe and I head into my office where she falls asleep mere minutes later. Tiffany is amazed. Harmony is returned to the household. But, how do I do it? Simple:

I sit Zoe down on my lap, turn off the lights and minutes later the sweet, sweet sounds of Bela’s Banjo are lulling her into a deep sleep.

…savage breast and all that…

postCount(‘justinnight’);

— Justin M. StoddardComments (0)

 « Previous Entry

Next Entry »  

Comments

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post.

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: http://www.shrubbloggers.com/2003/10/27/goodnight-ladies/trackback/

Leave a comment

Line and paragraph breaks automatic, e-mail address never displayed, HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

(required)

(required)



OWW!

Warning: include(/homepages/43/d388007368/htdocs/shrubbloggers/wp-content/themes/shrubbloggers/archivelist.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /homepages/43/d388007368/htdocs/shrubbloggers/wp-content/themes/shrubbloggers/single.php on line 122

Warning: include(): Failed opening '/homepages/43/d388007368/htdocs/shrubbloggers/wp-content/themes/shrubbloggers/archivelist.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php5.6') in /homepages/43/d388007368/htdocs/shrubbloggers/wp-content/themes/shrubbloggers/single.php on line 122