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Let’s Do the Grime Warp Again

I’ve very nearly gotten through 4 weeks back at the office.  I have to tell you, it’s nice.  Work is where I get to be sort of alone and recharge.  Work is where I get to eat food with 2 … Continue reading

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Text of Kin

“Just not cut out for watching children.”  That was a text I got from my husband the other day.  I won’t repeat what went through my mind and what I may have actually said out loud when I read it.  … Continue reading

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Burnt To a Crispi

It is with a heavy heart that I must report that Crispi has gone back to her regular life and has departed our ecosystem.  I can’t complain (much).  She gave us several weeks before Felix’s arrival to help chase Stella … Continue reading

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They Joy of X (-men)

I’ve had this one in the can for a little while, but it seems even more relevant since the ultrasound I just had.  Due to my age, they start weekly US on me at roughly 32 weeks.  Since the holidays have … Continue reading

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Greece is the Word

We got news a while back that Stella’s nanny will not be available in another year (she is most understandably fatigued at being home full-time, and since Stella’s BFF is heading out to a preschool, she’s going to pursue other … Continue reading

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Dial M for Mother

There are some things you just can’t fathom until they occur to you.  For instance, you don’t know how you’d react to a car accident or fire until you’re t-boned at an intersection or your flambé goes awry.  I think … Continue reading

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One day my shit will come in….

We had a pretty big change in our household this week.  To be sure, we had become quite spoiled during December, when either Crispy was in town or Meatloaf would come over and watch the baby on those days when … Continue reading

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