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Today is My Birthday – I Get One Every Year.

{First person to tell me where I got the title for this post wins a big NoPrize.}So I did it. I made it another year. Woo hoo. I was born 38 years ago today. It was cold then, too. But more importantly? In two years I'll be 40.Let's all take a moment to freak out… Continue reading Today is My Birthday – I Get One Every Year.

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Clothes + Obsession = Laundry

No, no - it's not me with the clothing obsession. It's my daughter. My two year old daughter.This seems like the kind of story I would exaggerate for comic effect, but I assure you I am not exaggerating: EVERY DAY she asks me, "Where's my Fresh Beat Band shirt?!"Every day. Usually? More than one time.… Continue reading Clothes + Obsession = Laundry

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This is the longest month EVER.

So, does this give you an idea of how things have been going around here?Birthdays, birthday parties, Easter, Mother's Day, concerts, garage sale, dance recital. Oh, and painting, new floors, new shrubs and trees to plant. Lost tooth. First grade registration. Preschool registration. This has all been in the last 4 - 6 weeks. And… Continue reading This is the longest month EVER.