Tag Archives: wine

The Asphalt in Our Stars

I came home from work and carpool to find that the TV was left on and 2 different board games were left out all over the living room floor. One of the cats had used a game board for a … Continue reading

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Wine and Dandy

Enough, Whole 30 “eating plan.”  I’ve endured 30 days as of today.  I think, however, I’m quitting about 6 hours early.  Here’s where I stand: 13 or so pounds down.  Not bad. Way more awareness about how much garbage I … Continue reading

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Cricket Booth

Sorry, y’all.  I know this will surprise you, but I have a really hard time attempting to put together a rational thought blog with my family around, and today is the first real day I’ve had to do so in … Continue reading

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Skid Vicious 

Last night I had some wine.  I know.  You’re shocked. In my defense I’m having a soul-crushing time at work these days.  I actually do enjoy what I do.  But lately the people who are supposed to be there to … Continue reading

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Attitudes and Plate-itudes

You know that old saying or mindset which basically suggests we shouldn’t “save” the good stuff for special occasions or company?  I’m beginning to realize more and more there’s something to that. For example, I recently cleaned out our pantry.  … Continue reading

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Cave New World

Once upon a time, Will used to be somewhat hurt and jealous when Stella seemed to prefer me to him.  It was that typical “the baby wants its mommy” thing that they pretty much all do.  Everyone – and I … Continue reading

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HI-way To Hell

After so long struggling with communication, I’m happy to report that Stella has definitely become more conversational.  We still have some ground to cover, but I refer to the following examples as evidence of improvement: A) She now aggressively greets … Continue reading

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Night of the Living Bed

I’ve tried to share my morning experiences with you.  Here’s a sample of a typical evening.  Bear in mind, as this scenario plays out, I’ve been up since 5:00 AM, gone to work, and picked up my children.  By most … Continue reading

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