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#DearGirlieBird #BirthdayGirl #TweenYears

Dear Girlie Bird,

Sweet girl, you are turning eleven. ELEVEN! It’s not typically thought of as a milestone year, but in these years, they all feel like milestones. 925 more words


Christmas Pageant rehearsal

I love kids. I love my kids, and other people’s kids most of the time. I love kids shows, and I love directing amateur productions. But I think I would rather die than direct a children’s production. 120 more words

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A late night #TBT

Just thinking about how fast time goes by. Can’t believe this little girl is as tall as my chin, and this boy is right behind her. 14 more words


I could complain...

I could whine about how I got nothing done this week in the way of basement cleaning and pre-holiday deep cleaning. I could whine about my headache, or how whiny the kids are, or how I’ve been running non-stop since my feet hit the ground this morning. 251 more words

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It's not about not judging, it's about not giving a $h!t #MommyWars

Oh, I’m gonna piss folks off with this one, aren’t I? I guess I’ll be accused of some sort of participation in the Mommy Wars, but I’m still not even clear what that means. 928 more words

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Such a lovely evening, #FridayNight #MovieNight

I totally blew off all reasonable responsibilities tonight and hung out with the two big kids. The little one is at Grandma’s and Daddy is out of town, so the three of us had a lovely veg out evening. 190 more words