playdate

The Playdate Generation

by Andi Playdate: a compound word consisting of play, and date. And they simply do not belong together…whoops, that’s not the definition. Playdate by definition:  a play session for small children arranged in advance by their parents. #gag Merriam-Webster says the word was first used in 1975, the year I was born, and yet, I don’t recall…

farted

Who Farted?

by Kara Second Grade Boys. Who farted? Snips and snails and puppy dogs tails, that’s what little boys are made of. Sugar and spice and all things nice, that’s what little girls are made of. My second grader’s new word, sound, bodily function, and favorite punch line to any joke is the word FART. I…