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Jekyll and Hide

I know, I know.  It’s been said to death: this parenting thing isn’t easy.  Sure, there are cute moments, and wine, and funny stories about poop, and wine, and precious memories, and wine.  But some days, you just don’t wanna … Continue reading

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To Beach Their Own

I’M ACTUALLY GOING TO GO SOMEWHERE NEW!!  In October, my family and I will climb on an airplane and fly up to Virginia Beach to visit my father and stepmother for a 4 day weekend.   I haven’t climbed on … Continue reading

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Mt. St. Melons

On Friday afternoon, I picked Stella up early from her final day of kindergarten with the Harpy.  The plan was that she and I would head home, finish packing for our camping trip, and wait for Will and the Dude … Continue reading

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Nothing Else Scatters

Random fragments, ’cause it’s that kind of week. There’s a really mean girl at work.  There’s only about 4 people she’ll talk to.  The rest of us?  She ignores all friendly “good mornings” and refuses to hold doors for people, … 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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Booger Nights

Some days are just gross. Yesterday was one of those days.  One of the first things I laid eyes on when I went in the kitchen was a big pile of cat puke.  The bastards usually at least leave it … Continue reading

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Sugar Stay or Sugar Go Now?

This weekend was something of a bust.  Some of it was weather induced.  Some of it was our fault. Saturday we had a birthday party around lunchtime.  Candidly, that’s tough, especially with a younger kiddo like Felix.  It’s smack-dab around … Continue reading

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Babble of the Sexes

When you live with another person, there will be face-palm moments.  It’s natural.  And pop culture and psychology/evolutionary biology shelves are full of texts talking about the cognitive and behavioral differences in the sexes.  I’ve read some of those and … Continue reading

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Sane Shit, Different Day

Things feel a bit more serene today, thankfully.  Yesterday, I think the grown ups (and Felix) were suffering from a pretty awful day.  Stella was her normal happy (mostly) self.  No one can say that kid doesn’t roll with the … Continue reading

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