Category: Daniel Moore

Masks and teeth

If a superhero puts a mask on, nobody knows who they are. But if I put a mask on and go in the grocery store, everybody knows who I am. I might have a hard time fighting crime anonymously in…

To mask or not to mask?

When we took our oldest child to her pediatrician 11 years ago, the order was clear: do not give your baby peanut butter. Because peanut allergies are one of the most problematic allergies, doctors came up with a plan. That…

Hugs, handshakes, or nothing at all?

Do you know Dr. Anthony Fauci? If you don’t know who he is, you need to get out more – or rather, maybe you should stay in more to really know who he is. Anyway, he has a pet peeve…

Super villainy and toilet paper

The Moore family is all hunkered down, doing our part to stay at home and watch as much TV as possible. But now, with school being held at home, we are watching educational television, like Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse.…

Dreaming of a white Christmas

I got a little too busy to write a Christmas column this year. But I had one in mind, so I hope you’ll forgive me if I’m a week too late. Christmas was quickly approaching in 1992. I lived in…

Shake the sign

Sometimes you have to go and shake the sign. That is what we discovered when our kids hosted a lemonade stand at our house a few weeks ago. It was the idea of our oldest daughter, who thought it might…