Tag Archives: Beethoven

From Sea to Shining She

My son is a trip.  I know, I know.  We all think our kids are the most unique, intelligent, creative, talented, humorous, and/or gifted children that have ever traveled the earth.  I think as they get older, we can relax a … Continue reading

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Things Are Not Always What They Theme

I’ve barely had time to breathe lately, things have been so busy.  I haven’t had time to read blogs much less write many.  Sorry guys!  I promise it’s not that I don’t care.  It’s time for Daisy Scouts again -started … Continue reading

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Worry Up and Wait

I suppose you could say I’m high-strung, a worrier.  My mind is constantly scanning the horizon for things that need to get done or acquired, with a priority and due date attached to each.  On one hand, I think it’s … Continue reading

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W, X, Why, and Z

I wonder about a lot of things.  I’m going to share them with you, along with some random pictures from the weekend that don’t necessarily require a post on their own: Why does the dude in the office next to … Continue reading

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Uno, Dose, Tres, Quatro, Sinko

Some things, in no particular order: Stella’s presentation at school went so well.  I’m still beaming about it 2 days later.  She had so much fun standing up in front of her peers and introducing her video and poster.  Her video … Continue reading

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Symphony For the Devil

One thing I’m sort of proud about is trying to do different things with my kids.  I don’t want every week/weekend to be watching the same TV shows, playing at the same playground, or eating the same foods, whether that … Continue reading

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Mix and Stones May Break My Bones

At risk of continuing my recent trend of bitching and complaining, I thought I’d share a few random and ADHD-style thoughts: This is one of  those perfect times of year around here – where the weather has been as close … Continue reading

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Bowl With the Punches

This is one of those wondrous and maddening times of the year.  So much is happening all at once that you have to miss way more events/festivals than you are able to attend.  Every April and October is this way. … Continue reading

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Gripe Away the Tears

Stella: “Let’s play the hitting game”  Me to myself: What the ever-living hell did she just say?? Felix: “I’m going to make a horrible noise.  TTTTTTRRRRRRRRRRRRRUUUUUUUUUUUGGGGGGG!” Me:  “I absolutely forbid you from playing the hitting game.  That’s the worst idea … Continue reading

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Puppet Maestro

I can’t be the only person who’s noticed this, but I believe that living with a child is akin to living with someone suffering from multiple personality disorder.  It’s like the United States of Tara minus the cursing and sex. … Continue reading

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