Category Archives: Housewife Tales

The Incident of the Pen on the Shirt

So, my husband has this habit of scratching his back with a pen. However, he often forgets to put the lid on said pen before performing the act of scratching! This results in me finding marks like this on the … Continue reading

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My Aww Moment for Today

Early this morning, I was sitting in my car at a busy intersection because my husband had gone to work and forgotten all his papers, so his trusty wife got the fun job of delivering them. While waiting there, I saw a lady … Continue reading

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The Day My Husband Learnt What the Word ‘Driving’ Means.

Since we’ve been married, my husband has always texted me to let me know he’s coming home from work. Often the text is a simple word, such as ‘driving’, and I suspected that he actually wasn’t driving when he sent the … Continue reading

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The Milk Incident

As usual, most of our silly incidents happen in the morning when we’re half asleep. This time is no different. We sit down to eat our cereal. I pour the milk on mine and set it down without looking up from … Continue reading

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The Time My Husband Used My Toothbrush

Morning. As usual, my husband and I are rushing to get ready to go out. Already late, we decide to have breakfast on the way. Of course, we will brush our teeth first because nobody likes morning breath, right? My husband … Continue reading

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The Monster in Our Yard

After getting back from a weekend away, we come home to feathers everywhere. I freak out and so my dear husband goes in first to inspect the casualty. That’s what husbands are for, right? I stay behind and sweep away … Continue reading

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The Old Man at the Swimming Pool

It is mid-morning. I get into the local pool to do some laps. An old man in the lane next to me starts up a conversation. I have my earplugs in to stop the water getting in my ears, which makes it … Continue reading

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My First Loaf of Bread

Today I made my first loaf of bread! Well, I’ve made bread things before, but always by hand. This is the first time I’ve made a loaf of bread with a bread machine, which feels like an achievement. I just … Continue reading

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