Category Archives: parenting


Hey peeps! I haven’t been blogging much. Wanna know why? Well, aside from spending way too much time at night playing on my iPad, watching TV, and working… The truth is, I’ve been paralyzed by perfectionism once again. I don’t … Continue reading

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Darth Vader and the E.R.

Hey everybody! Whatcha been up to? Not too much here. Wait… what? ^^^ You noticed that, did you? Let’s backtrack. So, as you know, August 6 was my kiddo’s fifth birthday, which of course means we celebrated! Like most five … Continue reading

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Be Prepared

Be prepared! That’s the Boy Scout’s marching song, Be prepared! As through life you march along. – Tom Lehrer My 4 year old son recently started his first team sport, soccer. He’s taken soccer classes before at his preschool, but … Continue reading

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Want to get a drink next October?

J-Man starts kindergarten in the fall, and today was orientation. You may be scratching your head right now and wondering “why the blazes are they having orientation five months before school starts???” You would be a wise and reasonable person … Continue reading

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Happy 7 Months, K-Dub

Happy 7 month birthday to my little boy!!! As you know from my post the other night, feeding my children stresses me out. I had huge problems getting J-Man to eat solid food, and I’m more than a little bit … Continue reading

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Feeding Children is Emotional

(This is an emotional topic for me. There are no photos. It is wordy. It is not witty or ironic. If you read it all the way through, you must love me.) (UPDATE: I lied. There are photos. I totally … Continue reading

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Holy Crud.

I was IM’ing with my boss today about how absolutely horribly sick I feel. After filling him in on excessive details that probably made him cross-eyed — including the fact that I now have pink eye on top of everything … Continue reading

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