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Our marital lexicon

“Don’t think too hard before you answer,” my husband said at 11:30pm as I was about to roll over in bed and turn off the light, “but do you want me to make nachos?” That was how I knew he … Continue reading

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A Stay Together Ride

Originally posted on Never Done It That Way Before:
Hello there, dear ones. I have missed you.  It’s been a heck of a month (or more).  It’s been Advent, and Christmas, and now it is flu season.  And I have…

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Kittens and puppies

I may dream of a Christmas scene worthy of Martha Stewart, with kraft paper packages tied up with baker’s twine, but when you let your children choose the gift wrap, this is what you get.  

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I wish I were a first row lady

I came across this photograph today and it made me smile. I love the exuberance the two women in the front row are displaying, as their skirts fly up and they hold onto their hats. In their girdles and pearls … Continue reading

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The fun parent

I don’t usually make a habit of comparing our parenting styles.  Although I sometimes think my husband could be a little less growly. Or go to the park on Saturday morning with the kids without first making them clean their … Continue reading

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My airport epiphanies

This afternoon I packed up my laptop after doing a sales training, waved to my colleagues, and raced out of the office to the airport. I was hoping I could get a stand-by seat on an earlier flight and arrive … Continue reading

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3 things I learned from too many college tours

All of my children were on spring break last week. Now, if your child is a high school junior, as is my oldest, there is only one thing to do on spring break: visit as many colleges as you can. … Continue reading

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