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After coming home the other day, I was suddenly struck by how much I love my life and certain things in it. I don’t know if it’s the forty year old hormones talking or the parts of my brain that … Continue reading
I had a rather momentous birthday yesterday: I turned forty years old. Forty. Years. Old. The big 4-0. It’s unbelievable. In my head, I’m still just a young thing who could blend in easily at a college class … Continue reading
1- Instructing an eleven year old boy to put on “nice pants” is incredibly too vague. One must specify “nice pants, without holes or stains, that cover your ankles.” 2- If you say to your ten year old daughter in … Continue reading
This morning at 3:25 a.m. my oldest daughter woke me up to inform me that my youngest daughter had thrown up. Everywhere. Twice. Since then, Eden has thrown up an additional four more times. Well, hello stomach flu. You’ve been … Continue reading
So my friend Shireen stole, borrowed this idea from Emily who borrowed it from Zakary who borrowed it from someone else. Who am I to break the cycle? (After reading this, however, someone else needs to borrow it from me … Continue reading
I’ve been a little slow on the whole New Year’s Resolutions thing. (Probably because I spent the past two weeks on the couch under the influence of pain killers.) But I figure better late than never, right? So far better … Continue reading
This weekend, gentle reader, as I was sneezing and coughing several important questions came to my mind. 1- How on earth can a small body part like the nose produce so much mucus and phlegm? 2- What exactly is the … Continue reading
Yesterday, being Thanksgiving and all, I intended to write a lovely post about the many things I’m grateful for. And then the bread wasn’t dried out for the stuffing so I had to spend precious time toasting it. Then the … Continue reading
A few random thoughts, gentle reader: 1- Did you know there’s a reporter on one of the news channels here with the last name of Brilliant? Now I’m obsessed with that last name. I waste valuable time every day imagining … Continue reading