24-7 Kids Kids Kids

I sometimes think that we are the only family that spends all of our time either

  • actively entertaining our kids
  • grunting and getting up unwillingly to help with something or get something while trying to do something that appeals to you (like, say, reading the newspaper)
  • trying to persuade your spouse to do all the entertaining so you can hear yourself think
  • taking kids somewhere kid-appropriate, or at least somewhere to kill time.
  • Sam and Lily are 4 1/2 and 20 months. They don’t really self-entertain. Sam can be drugged or bought off with television. Lily cannot. She’s more likely to play on her own but asks for your participation every 2 minutes, although she accepts no for an answer (for two minutes).
    Did we do something wrong? Is it a symptom of our time, that we haven’t left them alone long enough to learn to be alone? Should I feel guilty?
    Because I do. I feel like I’ve failed the, like they need to be amused at all times and will grow up attached to a game boy or intravenous television viewing device, all because I never shoved them into another room to play while I did whatever it is people do under those circumstances (I’d work on the computer, but neither child can resist its siren call, and it’s not worth the hassle.)
    So: I feel guilty because I didn’t neglect my kids enough. You?

    KJ24-7 Kids Kids Kids


    Join the conversation
    • Zoo sex. - Sunday, October 19, 2008

      Free zoo sex pictures….

      Zoo sex sex. Zoo tube animal sex. Zoo sex young teens. Zoo sex videos. Zoo sex….

    • Quit smoking with effexor xr. - Monday, November 17, 2008

      Quit smoking with effexor xr….

      Quit smoking with effexor xr….

    • Zoloft hyponatremia. - Wednesday, November 19, 2008

      Zoloft side effects….

      Zoloft. Side effects of zoloft. Zoloft withdrawals….

    • Kamagra. - Thursday, November 20, 2008


      Kamagra next day. Where to buy kamagra in the usa. Treat impotence with kamagra products. Kamagra….

    • Buy ultram. - Monday, December 8, 2008

      Buy ultram cheapest site….

      Buy ultram cheapest site. Ultram buy ultram online order cheap ultram. Buy ultram….

    • Buy ambien without prescription. - Tuesday, December 9, 2008

      Ambien online no prescription overnight delivery….

      Ambien prescription. Buy ambien without a prescription….

    • Percocet. - Wednesday, December 10, 2008

      Percocet no prescription….


    • How do you snort percocet. - Sunday, December 14, 2008


      Buy percocet online. Percocet. Percocet picture. Buy tylox percocet. Percocet and nightmares. Percocet for anxiety….

    • Kamagra next day. - Monday, December 15, 2008


      Kamagra next day. Kamagra….

    • Muscle twitches crestor. - Saturday, February 21, 2009

      Wyoming crestor attorney….

      Muscle twitches crestor. Crestor. Crestor vs lovastatin. Does crestor make you sexu ally dysfunctional….

    Comments are closed.