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What Not to Say to Your Children (According to “Experts”)


There is no shortage of “How To” parenting articles.  The world’s foremost experts spend all of their time researching what happens to kids when they grow up under the care of less-than-perfect parents.  They give seething advice on the topic.  Their … Continue reading

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Crazy Person Alert


Lately, I feel like a crazy person.  My kids are all over the place and I spend half of my time trying desperately to calm myself down so I can squelch the urge to choke them.  I know that you … Continue reading

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The 10 Things I Want for Mother’s Day This Year…


I’ve been tossing around a few ideas about Mother’s Day.  What would make me happy?  Truth is, I want at least 10 things for Mother’s Day this year.  I know that sounds selfish, and that I might be asking too much, … Continue reading

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My Mom


We celebrated my mom’s 60th birthday Saturday.  I started writing this post Saturday morning.  It was going to be a little “present” to her.  But alas, as you all know, Saturdays at my house are not conducive to the writing … Continue reading

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