Thursday, September 27, 2007

The Hard Truth About Parenting

Parenting is hard work. Hard in ways that you simply can't anticipate before you actually have kids. This is partly because in the course of raising a child, you have to turn yourself into a parent. Which is harder than it sounds.

Fortunately, one of the hidden benefits of being a parent is engaging in using your children for your own entertainment in ways they will not understand. Halloween is a good time for this. And as evidence, I offer the following:

That's right. Some clever parents dressed their two year old child as Freida Kahlo for Halloween. The best part of this story? That the neighbors couldn't identify who she was, and she had to announce that "I'm Fweida Kahwo!"

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