Tag Archives: Holidays

Happy Birthday Zohrhubby


Happy Birthday Zohrhubby.  I know that you hate being spoken of on this blog.  I know that.  And I get it.  But this post is different.  You probably don’t know that on each of our children’s birthdays, I write a … Continue reading

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“National Holiday Recovery Day”


The hustle and bustle of Christmas is over.  I went to a store Sunday and was shocked at the lack of activity.  There were very few people mulling around in there.  The clearance section with 75% off of the Christmas … Continue reading

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The Unfortunate Children


This weekend Zohrhubby and I snuck all of the hidden Christmas presents inside the house from the safety of the locked shop outside.  We had to count presents and re-assess our wish/bought checklist.  Once we had them inside, it seemed like … Continue reading

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The Super Fantastic 100th Blog Post!


You know what happened while I was sleeping last night?  This blog reached 10,000 hits.  I’m really glad that you guys keep coming back to read what I write.  Some days I’m sure you feel like it was worth the … Continue reading

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Confession Thursday: Parental Perpetuation


My confession for today is that I have never really perpetuated the Tooth Fairy, Easter Bunny and Santa Claus fantasies with my kids.  First of all, in my defense, whenever one of my kids lost a tooth, they usually LOST the tooth.  … Continue reading

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Excuse me while I get on my Soapbox – Vol. I Christmas has gotten a little out of hand, don’t you think?


It’s so easy to get wrapped up in the commercialism of Christmas.  This photo of Santa speeding around on a Vespa trying to deliver his gifts really depicts what we all feel like during this time of year, don’t you … Continue reading

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This just in: Halloween has been cancelled next year.


That’s not true.  But if you in any way interact with my children, please help me keep this story alive.  I’m begging you. My two youngest children being hopped up on sugar plus sheer excitement-induced delirium makes for an interesting weekend, … Continue reading

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