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How to tell when you are a good babysitter…

When you wear the kid out this much, you know you did a good job. And that was Olivia five minutes before that other picture, when she was falling asleep hanging over the arm of a chair. Oh yeah, I’m … Continue reading

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Well now you’ve gone too far, Olivia…

I might lose my babysitting job if I can’t figure out how to get her back down here.

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Wiggly hands…

I only took two pictures while I was babysitting Olivia yesterday. We got distracted by a hail storm… But I have removed the background from a picture I took last week… So we are going to have some fun with … Continue reading

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Seriously, Joey, get that kid a haircut…

I am babysitting Olivia again this week, the daughter of some friends… and, I don’t mean to be critical… but… Anyway, I am sure there will be more pictures of my little buddy soon.

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A bright light on a dark day…

Well, I sat down to do a simple little post about babysitting Olivia, the daughter of some friends of ours… And I glanced up, and guess what was on the TV? Yup. Inauguration day. And it hit me, right between … Continue reading

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Rainy day fun…

Well, I spent the morning babysitting my little buddy, Olivia, again. We had a lot of fun. She likes the camera now. In fact, she took a lot of these. For that one, I held the camera, but she pushed … Continue reading

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Oh, Olivia… part 2…

Just a few more pictures of my little buddy, Olivia. I can’t explain all the fun things we do together, but I love that kid. It brings me back to when I was a house daddy for my daughters, way … Continue reading

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Oh, Olivia… part 1…

That is the face of a happy kid. And no, if you are new around here, that isn’t one of my kids. My kids are 17 and 26… because I’m old… and my older daughter is getting married soon… Babysitting … Continue reading

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Babysitting… it’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it…

Practicing our funny faces. Quality time with my buddy, Olivia. And I just noticed that the monkey on my shirt looks sort of creepy if the nose is hidden in a fold. But she loves the monkey shirt, so what … Continue reading

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Mmmm… pancakes… (Or): Back to my day job…

Yup, I am hard at work once more at my babysitting gig with our friend’s kid, Olivia. I know, I had to dip under the minimum wage to undercut those teenage-girl babysitters… wait… they are back in school now, right? … Continue reading

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