Posts Tagged ‘ family humor ’

The Daddoni Movement

January 6, 2019
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Maybe you’ve heard of the Italian word “Mammoni,” which means “Mamma’s boy” in Italy. It refers to men in their twenties and thirties who live at home with their parents and are lavishly tended to…

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Daddy vs. the Smoke Alarm

August 23, 2018
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My father, usually a reasonable man, had an uneasy relationship with inanimate objects that crossed him. Once after banging his head on a car door frame, he beat the top of the car repeatedly with…

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Holidays Meet Humor – Saga of the Christmas Fruitcake

December 10, 2016
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It’s the Holiday Season! Parties are being planned by office lackeys all over the country.  Workers are requested to bring their favorite goodies, which usually consist of story bought fat laden dips with chips, cold…

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Friday Humor Devotional

April 8, 2016
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Dear Lord, please forgive my uncontrollable  laughter at our 80-year-old Grandpa Wilbert’s response to my kids’ innocent question.  When they came for a visit, little Kenny asked if he had seen Grandma’ Clara’s Jenga?  He…

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Friday Humor Devotional

April 18, 2014
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Friday Humor Devotional

Dear Lord, please forgive me for lying to our four-year-old son and six-year-old daughter when I told them that the Big Foot devoured their chocolate Easter bunnies. When they asked why he ate only the…

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Friday Humor Devotional

June 14, 2013
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Dear Lord, please let my two teenage daughters know that giving me a front row seat at a Justin Bieber concert or a gift certificate for a free mani-pedi will never, ever, EVER be an…

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Friday Humor Devotional

May 10, 2013
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Dear Lord, please give me the strength and the talent to act surprised when my husband and kids bring me breakfast in bed for Mother’s Day with a menu of extra cheese omelet, strawberry yogurt…

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OH HOLY CRAP! A Personal Recollection of My Family’s Christmas Tradition.

November 30, 2012
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Before I got married my family maiden name was Simpson. Yes Simpson, like Fox Network cartoon family. Just like the show there were five of us. My dad Ted and my mom Margaret and yes…

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Friday Humor Devotional

August 3, 2012
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Dear Lord, please remind me why I shouldn’t strangle my older children for telling our five-year-old son  if he covers his grandpop’s corns with dirt while he’s napping they’ll grow popcorn trees and if he puts his grandma’s dentures in backward it’ll cause her to eat her…

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Appalachian American Reunion

April 28, 2012
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My father-in-law recently posted on Facebook, “We will no longer be called Hillbilly Rednecks. We will henceforth be known as Appalachian Americans.” When I married my husband, I wasn’t sure how Appalachian American would mesh…

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