Category Archives: Guest Napper

Guest Napper #169: Hair in Your Face?

Last week, as I was pushing my way through Target, finding hook after empty hook where TICONDEROGA #2 PENCILS and PACK OF 30 GLUE STICKS used to be (sob) I think I would have liked to follow this girl’s example. Apparently, this saintly guy let the kid ride around on his shoulders like this for …

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Guest Napper #168: Shabby Chic Sling

Sometimes, a wee one just isn’t ready to quit being the baby of the family! Sarah sent me this adorable picture of her daughter, who slipped quietly away and found herself a comforting reminder of her days in the sling. Shabby snoozing is chic again.

Guest Napper #167: Lazy River

‘Tis the season for pools and sprinklers and tubing. ¬†What can be better than spending your day floating down the river with a cooler full of beverages? Or, if you can’t actually tube on the river, you can always get in one of those rinky dink “rivers” at the water parks. They’re not very exciting, …

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Guest Napper #166: Vintage Special

As the real dog days of summer set in, I have to share this truly unusual retro nap with you. My reader Anita sent it in. It is a picture of her sleeping on a grain drill (which is, apparently, only about 4 inches wide) in 1959. She has no explanation for how she was …

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