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Booger Nights

We tried a new family on for play-date size yesterday, and it went swimmingly.  They have an older daughter Stella’s age and a little boy slightly younger than Felix.  Best of all, Stella and the little girl went to play-school … Continue reading

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The Way We Worry

So it’s been a heck of a ride lately.  I have to be honest:  I don’t often feel as if I’m coping as well as I could/should be.  Most of it is little, stupid crap that won’t even be remembered … Continue reading

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Some Like It Snot

I mentioned recently that my children had acquired a cold virus. I suppose I should be grateful that we have avoided any major illness since Felix had his tubes put in in December, successfully navigating the Christmas season without any … Continue reading

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From Ear to Eternity

Like so many children before him -his father and myself among them – Felix may be cruising for tubes in his ears.  Just last week we were back at the doctor’s office for the second time in as many weeks … Continue reading

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Planes, Drains, and Automobiles

I haven’t been blogging nearly as regularly as I usually do. I’m not really sure what the reason is. I do know that time seems harder to come by than usual lately, and it seems as if life has enjoyed … Continue reading

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Miss-mas Vacation

As with most of the country, the weather has taken a most foul turn the past few days.  This whole entire past weekend was a major bust.  Originally, we had a birthday party at the zoo Saturday, I had a … Continue reading

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B-Ill-T

I’m beginning to believe that my entire household will never ever be well again at the same time.  Within the past 4 weeks, everyone has had a cold then a stomach virus then another cold.  It’s been a delightful sandwich … Continue reading

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I Have to Sand It To You

Yesterday was a better day.  Stella did well at school, even serving as the “class leader” and cleaned up after herself.  She was cheerful when Felix and I picked her up and managed to steal about 2.25 lbs of sand … Continue reading

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Snot ‘Til You Drop

It’s 5:20 AM as I write this.  I’m tired.  I know I’ve been saying that for 3 years but it’s always the case.  This is one of those moments where you just don’t know how/if you can keep your merde … Continue reading

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The Principal and the Pee

So Stella has had some issues adjusting to school.  While most of those seem to be working themselves out, in Pavlovian fashion I still begin to sweat when my cell phone rings and it’s the school.  Mind you, the first … Continue reading

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