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Sometimes Dogs and Kids Know Best

Isn’t it incredible how both dogs and kids have an innate ability to sense whenever something’s wrong?  You don’t even have to tell them there’s a problem, yet, somehow, they know that there is, in fact, a problem.  I, for … Continue reading

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Tell-Tale Signs of Parenthood

Like it or not, there are certain indicators that announce to the world that you, my friend, are a parent.  Some of them are subtle, and some of them are lit up like Times freaking Square.  And rather than deny … Continue reading

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Another Awkward Moment

Two things to note before you read this post:  1).  I do not believe in getting help unloading my groceries into the car.  2).  I am not a fan of hugging complete strangers.  Put both of these things together, and … Continue reading

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The Hug Contract

One of the absolute greatest parts of parenting is being able to walk hand in hand with one or both of my kids.  To me, the only thing that comes even close to that amazing of a feeling is when … Continue reading

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Sometimes KIDS Know Best

I realize that I’ve pretty much done nothing but moan and groan over the past two weeks with the hubby being out of town for so frickin’ long.  Can I help it, though, if my fairy godmother decided to go … Continue reading

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Roll Out the Red Carpet!

So, today is my birthday, (happy birthday to me!), and for the life of me, I cannot understand why some people feel weird about telling other people that it’s their birthday.  It’s the one day where you might possibly get … Continue reading

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My Rock Star Moment

Coming home from any vacation is never easy, much less a child-free one. Talk about being thrown right back to the wolves!  There is absolutely no recovery time built in whatsoever.  That first blast of cold air in the face … Continue reading

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