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Shrine On You Crazy Diamond

There has been a renaissance, of sorts, involving my son.  Y’all know he’s always had Preciouses.  Lots and lots of Preciouses.  From Donuts, to cans of soup, to teen tiny sandwich, to gears, to Lightning McQueen, my kid has been … Continue reading

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Ax Me No Questions…

Another Easter is in the books.  As you might expect, it was a long and sometimes long 3 day weekend.  Will kept getting yanked into work, meaning it was pretty much me and the kids for the duration.  What’s worse is … Continue reading

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Bin There, Done That

As we prepare for the coming of the fat man in red next week, I started to look around my house with the eyes of a parent suddenly conscious of the fact that there’s about to be a whole lot … Continue reading

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No Man’s Landfill

My 43rd birthday – yesterday- started at about 4:15 AM with Felix wailing.  His grandfather had given him a dreamcatcher keychain.  It had been Precioused.  In the night, one of the feathers had fallen out.  Disaster.  I wrestled him on … Continue reading

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Let the Son Shine

We interrupt your regularly-scheduled disaster for these important messages.  Just kidding, sort of. Felix has remained more nonplussed than anyone about all of these goings-on.  Other than his ear infections, he’s been his usual happy and busy self.  He’s had … Continue reading

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Goodbye Booby Tuesday

No, this post has nothing at all to do with ta-tas.  Sorry.  I’m sure there are at least a few disappointed folks out there. This post will be discussing more of my son’s antics.  He’s been setting booby traps all … Continue reading

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Damn Chowder

2016 is going to be the Summer of Dammit.  It’s only early July and thus far it’s been one dammit moment after another.  (And I am not discussing current events.  Enough people are “sharing” uncontrollably about that.) It started with … Continue reading

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No Rain, No Gain

So it’s been a little damp in my part of the world.  As in, it’s rained every damn day since Thursday (I think), with more on the forecast for today.  I actually don’t mind rain in the summer.  It keeps … 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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Bully Durham

The weekend was a mixed bag.  Saturday kind of turned into a disaster.  We didn’t have much planned – a trip to Home Depot followed by a few hours in the back yard planting grass and flower seeds in our … Continue reading

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