Tag: language

I Dig Baby Talk

I originally published this last year around the same time, and it’s amazing how my son’s vocabulary has changed.ย He’s three now, and there are no more “mogatoos” or “z cups.” But there are “super herioes” and I’m not correcting that one just yet. It’s what he calls The […]

Mommy Has a Potty Mouth

Yesterday while driving a car cut me off and I yelled “Shit!” Immediately from the backseat I hear “Shit! Shit! Mommy Shit!” Shouted with great enthusiasm. Silently, I think: Shit. Shit. Shit. Now I’m perplexed. What AM I supposed to yell if “shit” is off the table, along […]

I Dig Baby Talk

My toddler has a pretty big vocabulary. He has a name for everything, and often I think his names are way better. I know you’re supposed to teach them the right words and correct them, but sometimes their words are just more fun! My son calls motorcycles “mogatoos.” […]