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Fantastic Fridays

Fridays used to provide many frustrating moments as a parent. I would say from the start of school, a new school, this year through about February, I dreaded Fridays. Most people look forward to Fridays. They symbolize the end of … Continue reading

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Talk Thursday – Imaginary Spring

Boyfriend left for the Jersey shore a week ago.  I drove him to the airport the morning of Winter Storm Watch #1 which called for 28″.  We got a few inches.  Living above 10,000 feet, we hear from the Snow … Continue reading

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Memories to Keep

My boyfriend came home last night around 9, and I told him Little Guy was still awake.  I had just been in his room to rescue the cat who I heard meowing and groaning, trapped in the arms and bed … Continue reading

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It was the best of times..

Being laid-off hasn’t been all bad. I have time to take care of things that I have put off for at least 6 months. I have time to walk the dogs every day. I have time to stop and smell … Continue reading

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One More Laugh

Little Guy was climbing on the couches making a bridge, when I told him, “No.” He fell down onto the pile of pillows between the couches and looked at me.   “Couches are for….” I said and waited for him … Continue reading

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Now That Things Have Changed

Remember the last showdown Ex and I had over painting Little Guy’s nails?  Little Guy does.  After I got out of the shower yesterday morning, Little Guy noticed my painted toe nails.  “I want paint on my nails,” he said.  … Continue reading

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Yesterday I turned 30.  I want to remember it like this: I slept in, took Little Guy to daycare, and then got a back rub while watching the “Rocky & Bullwinkle” movie. I went to work at the restaurant and … Continue reading

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