Tag Archives: arts and crafts

Fedora the Explorer

You know how from time to time I identify stuff that I’m just not very good at?  Doing hair, gift wrapping, and pumpkin carving stick out.  Try as I might, I’m just completely unskilled at these things.  Well y’all, I … Continue reading

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Tooth, Justice, and the American Way

After a false alarm last year, it’s finally happening: my daughter has a legit loose tooth.  She is beyond excited.  Well, she is now, after we convinced her that it wouldn’t hurt or bleed much if at all.  And now … Continue reading

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Closet To God

You know how most superheroes have utility belts where they keep all manner of useful superhero-ey items?  I’ve decided I need a mom closet.  A padlocked secret closet or pantry for everything I need to be a mom on a … Continue reading

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Sweat Shop, Boys

Parents often joke that they can’t wait for their kids to hurry and grow up so that they can be put to work around the house.  I’m kind of skeptical.  Stella loves to try to help sometimes, but her efforts … Continue reading

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When Loves Cry

Haven’t felt like writing much lately.  While “busy” has become the natural state of being, I haven’t felt inspired.  I’m catching up a lot at work, which is a good thing.  I feel like I’m using parts of my brain … Continue reading

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Win, Lose It, or Draw

Our spring drenching continues down here.  There are spots in my yard that are regularly ankle-deep with water.  The whole back yard has remained a perpetual bird bath.  If I had skills, I would begin design and execution of a … Continue reading

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Someone Left the Cupcake Out In the Rain

Despite my past 58 blogs in which I’ve done nothing but rant, rave, and whine (or at least that’s the way it feels), I have been trying to make the best of things and keep things in perspective.  Sure, my husband has … Continue reading

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