Category: holdy

The toddler mullet @ohbotherblog 2

the toddler mullet

Billy Ray Cyrus. Carol Brady. Joe Dirt. Holden. What do these folks have in common? Legendary mullets, that’s what. Holden’s super fine golden blonde hair has grown into a mane that’s straight up business in...

My toddler is a screamer. @ohbotherblog 0

the horror. the horror.

So here it is: my toddler is a screamer. It turns out that Holden’s own fireworks display on the Fourth of July was not a fluke; she is a full-blown screaming, tantrum-throwing, screeching toddler....

to my daughter on her second birthday 2

to my daughter on her second birthday

Holdy, Well, Big Girl, it’s your second birthday. This has been a wonderful, frustrating, hilarious, educational, heartwarming, awe-inspiring, terrifying, remarkable year watching you grow. Truth be told, you entered your “terrible twos” a bit...

the no-party birthday 4

the no-party birthday

As I stand holding the third invitation we’ve received to a carnival/circus-themed kid’s birthday party this year—this one complete with big-top tent, popcorn machine and balloon-animal-making clown—I feel both relieved and slightly guilty. Holden’s...