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Open Door-Slammed Shut

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

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February 22nd was my last post. I hadn’t realized that it had been that long since I had blogged but I had good reason. Morning Sickness. For the past 6 weeks, I could not think clearly or focus on small words and even the light of the computer made me want to puke. I wasn’t walk […]

Stuff My Mom Was Right About

Friday, November 5, 2010

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and a few things she wasn’t: Right about: You can’t see the dirt if you’re not on your hands and knees. But the baseboards look fine from up here. Wrong about: Crossing my eyes did not make them stay that way.  And getting hit on the back while crossed didn’t work either. Right about: The […]

Stuff My Mom Was Right About

Friday, November 5, 2010

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and a few things she wasn’t: Right about: You can’t see the dirt if you’re not on your hands and knees. But the baseboards look fine from up here. Wrong about: Crossing my eyes did not make them stay that way.  And getting hit on the back while crossed didn’t work either. Right about: The […]

How Old Was Princess Fiona When Her Father Put Her In The Tower?

Friday, October 22, 2010

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I wrote the following post 2 years ago and did not put it up on the blog because I felt like I was a big whiney boo hoo about being a mother. I have post after post about my mothering woes. Just click on my “motherhood” or “my girls” category and  scroll down a page […]

I Never Said I Was Mother of the Year

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

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Tomorrow I am posting my contribution to Fresh Year, Fresh Start! on Knowing When to Say “No” – When Busy Lives are too Busy. So today I am throwing myself under the bus yet again with a re post on my struggles with my young one.  This originally was posted on May 8, 2008. Enjoy. […]

Scrabble Gracie Style

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

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Another re-post in honor of our Fresh Year, Fresh Start! week on parenting. This one was originally posted on May 5, 2008. Still makes me cringe when I see the picture. Do you remember the post where I weighed the effort and energy I would have to put into cleaning up a mess Gracie was […]

Incident Averted – A Gracie Story

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

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In honor of Week three of our Fresh Year, Fresh Start! series on parenting I thought I would re-post a few of my Motherhood stories when being a mom was really, really hard. This was originally posted in April of 2008. Be sure to head over to Run the Earth, Watch the Sky for today’s […]