Remember LUCY AND RICKY RICARDO (“I LOVE LUCY”) ? How about MORTICIA AND GOMEZ ADDAMS (“THE ADDAMS FAMILY”)? I see my family somewhere between them all with a bit of CLIFF AND CLAIRE HUXTABLE (“THE COSBY SHOW”)mixed in.
There is never a dull moment in our home. I feel like I’m always the one giving the chit chats. “Sit down, Do your work, Stop that!” Yesterday I walked in on my husband having a pow wow with our six and four year old son in the bathroom. I didn’t hear everything, but the tiny bits that I did hear, I’ll share them with you.
- Peer pressure is all about insecurity. Be confident in who you are and you won’t have to “fit in.” People will come to you.
- Hold open the door, pull out the chair and give her your coat. Chivalry is not sexism. Hold open the door for anyone. Respect is not sexism.
- Know your way around power tools. (And my favorite…….)
- When picking a wife, you can never do better than your mother.
Of course there was more, but those are the goodies that I caught before having my nose filled with his “fatherly advice.”
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