Monthly Archives: May 2011

Confession Thursday…A True Confession


It’s Confession Thursday, kids.  And you know what that means.  Right?  Right?! I’m a little skittish about making a confession today, as I was recently friended by my Pastor and my little ones’ Children’s Minister on Facebook…which means that they might … Continue reading

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Go-Go Squeez? Um. No.


It’s easy to let my guard down, or get sidetracked with other things and forget…and then I get slapped in the face and brought back down to reality. This weekend was nice…mostly peaceful and I was able to get the … Continue reading

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Motherhoodism: Fail–Death by Comet


Sometimes a mother has inclinations or instincts that she should recognize and act upon.  Sometimes she is too lazy and/or forgetful, and then she pays a hefty price.  This is a story of just that…please read on. Yesterday morning, whilst … Continue reading

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School’s Almost Out~Oh Joy!


     School’s almost out for summer.  Woo Hoo!  I’m so tired to dragging child after child out of bed…day after day after day…it’s wearing me right the hell out.  I’m ready to get up in the morning, drink my … Continue reading

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Beauty is only skin deep. Right?! Right?!


My soon-to-be 5 year old, Little A, has picked up on a very annoying habit from my soon-to-be 13 year old, Tween C.  One of her favorite sayings is “I know, right?!”  Little A has only picked up the last … Continue reading

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Blogging


On July 12, 2010, I posted my first Blog entry.  I was scared and embarrassed about what people’s reactions might be.  I am nearing my one-year blogging anniversary.  I’ve published 158 posts (give or take a few, in the aftermath … Continue reading

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The Six Emergencies


This morning Little B showed me a scrape on his knee from yesterday. It was pretty bad, and clearly he had bled at some point.  Little B speaks so precisely and with such detail that when he tells you something, … Continue reading

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