Friday, February 1, 2008

Friday Haiku / Groundhog Day

Haiku Friday

Around the corner…

I’m cold through and though.
Please, furry little groundhog,
Don’t see your shadow!

I live in PA and people make a huge deal out of Groundhog Day. This year, Puxsutawney is expecting 30,000 people since Groundhog Day falls on a Saturday (tomorrow, in case you don’t know!).


It’s not your fault!

Parenting lessons
Do not stop toddler tantrums:
Paris study says

Okay, so this is a found haiku – I just finessed the headline. But isn’t it nice to know that temper tantrums really aren't a result of you NOT doing enough? Now you have a study to site to those perfect moms who give you the look as your child bangs his head on the grocery cart and screams because you won't let him nibble on your arm.

Yahoo News


Tracey said...

I hear ya, hon. GO AWAY GROUNDHOG!

secret agent mama said...

Yes, don't see your shadow!! LOL

Kathryn said...

I thought good ole Phil kicked the bucket last year? Do they call the new one Phil too?
Ah well.
Fun haiku!

suchsimplepleasures said...

no shadow, no shadow...that's my mantra for the shadow!

janet said...

ah, we warm-weather people feel your pain, but don't have to sweat phil's shadow all that much.

good luck.

Sandy C. said...

No Shadow Puh-lease! Thanks for the reminder....I'll keep my fingers crossed

Anonymous said...

I knew about tomorrow. Phil better get on with the spring predictions or he may be a cooked groundhog.

And, I love the tantrum one. Ahh. Makes me feel better.