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The Seven Deadly Tins

A mom friend of mine texted me in frustration this evening – one of those memes with some old person swilling moonshine in their car.  In short, she didn’t want to go into her house with her husband and children. … Continue reading

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Rebel Without a Pause

I’m ready.  I’m ready for the Change.  Maybe that sounds crazy.  The truth is, I feel crazy, or at least I did for about 48 hours. Picture it: it’s Thursday and I’m home alone.  I’m cleaning the bathroom and sobbing.  Nobody … Continue reading

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A Midsummer Fight’s Dream

Is it just me, or are most young children borderline schizophrenic?  It makes sense to me.  The constant jabbering to themselves, the odd noisy outbursts, paranoia manifested as an intense fear of threats to life and limb – like dead … Continue reading

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A Sight for More Eyes

Maybe I should have been named “Sybil.”  According to my son, I am something of a collective.  He now refers to me as “my family,” pronounced “famiwee” of course.  When I pick him up from school he hollers “hey my … Continue reading

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Freud Green Tomatoes

As I got to the office this morning and turned on my computer, Google informed me that today is Sigmund Freud’s 160th birthday.  I think we can all agree that old Siggy missed the point on many of his ideas, … Continue reading

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The Thin Red Wine

There are days when it feels harder to be a mom than usual.  A major example is when your kids are sick. Those days suck.  Other tough days are when you yourself are sick.  Those days suck also, but for … Continue reading

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All Is Calm, All Is Blight?

I think it must be impossible to pass through the holiday season emotionally unscathed.  If you know someone who stays 100% happy, excited, and serene, let me know who that is.  I demand an in-depth interview and want to know … Continue reading

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