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Category Archives: musings
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
We set the trampoline up last week. The children rejoiced heartily, while I, despite my outward signs of acquiescence, began my internal freak-out. In my head, I know that with rules and supervision, the trampoline is a relatively safe contraption. … Continue reading
This morning I was in my bathroom, getting ready for the day, when my closet exploded. Basically, the entire shelving system self-destructed and now shirts, dresses, ties, and sweaters make a three foot tall pile on the carpet. Additionally, this morning … Continue reading
My aunt died yesterday after spending her last years in considerable pain. While the news was not completely unexpected, it was still shocking to know that this woman who has been in my life since it began, has now suddenly … Continue reading
My oldest girl had herself a birthday. Trinity is, officially, two whole handfuls. She’s now ten years old. I am not sure exactly how that happened because just yesterday she was this size: and this week she’s suddenly old enough … Continue reading
Today in every single blog I visited, the authors all wrote about the horribleness that is the end of winter. Kids are sick or grouchy or uncooperative. Every single one of those small people. Parents are tired, stressed, and anxious … Continue reading
This weekend I finally cleaned my kitchen cupboard that’s been acting as a catchall. I pulled everything out, wiped down the shelves, and began sorting through all the junk. Who knew that cupboards could hold so much? I found several … Continue reading
This is part of the Valentine’s Day card I made for my husband. I laughed the entire time I made it. And when I gave it to him. And when I told people about it. (Just between you and I, … Continue reading
Today I woke up and didn’t immediately want to cry from intense stabbing pains in my back. It is also the first day when I didn’t grab a plastic bucket and strive to think non-vomitous thoughts immediately after eating breakfast. … Continue reading