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Spa’d Goals

You know how sometimes shit just doesn’t go the way you think it will, even if it’s something you’ve done a hundred times? My mother has just had one of those times. Rewind. My mom has been staying with us … Continue reading

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Wrapper’s Delight

Is there anything you really wish you were better at – anything that try as you might you just can’t seem to do?  Of course you do.  We all do.  Here’s a list of some of mine: Pumpkin Carving: I love … Continue reading

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Some Hair Over the Rainbow

I try to manage my children’s hair as best I can.  This is just one of those areas of life that I am inadequate in.  I can’t manage my own hair, much less other people’s.  Will makes me cut his, … Continue reading

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Rubik’s Pube

As I mentioned yesterday, energy and time have been hard to find.  This makes everything a bit more difficult.  Some things I just have to ignore.  Like the dirt on the floor which I never got around to vacuuming or … Continue reading

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To Skill a Mockingbird

There have been loads of times where I feel as if my children were born to the wrong mother. Case in point, I can’t carve good pumpkins to save my life. During Halloween, I often feel as if my kids … Continue reading

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The Highlight Saga: Dye Another Day

In my attempt to regain  more of a sense of self, I will now discuss something other than my children:  my hair.  Utterly riveting, I tell you. This past weekend my hair underwent yet another transformation.  The initial red that … Continue reading

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Stuck On You

My daughter has a love affair with her own hair.  Somehow, some way, “long beautiful hair” became her dedicated style.  I know that lots of little girls are this way.  Stella, however, wants hers down and flowing at all times. … Continue reading

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Blonde Man’s Bluff

The experiment is over. I’m not sure whether not blondes have more fun, but I can say for certain that I did not have more fun as a blonde.  I reached a point where nearly 4 weeks after stripping my … Continue reading

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Forrest Frump

I’ve had all kinds of thoughts whirling around in my head.  I just haven’t had time to purge them as you’ll see.  I’ll begin with a confession:  I’m feeling serious angst about my upcoming 40th birthday.  Yes, it’s just a … Continue reading

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Strand and Deliver

For the record, while this IS a post about hair, it’s not like that previous post I made about the hair on my nether region.  Just letting you know it’s safe to read. So things are hairy around here, pun … Continue reading

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