Monthly Archives: February 2011

Small Lot of Partially Mangled Disney Figures – MUST GO!

ANY REASONABLE OFFER ACCEPTED: One (1) incomplete set of Mickey Mouse and Friends figures from Disney’s Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Available for Local Pickup. Original set included: Mickey Mouse Minnie Mouse Goofy Pluto Donald Duck Daisy Duck Pete Chip Dale Toodles … Continue reading

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I See Yers Butt!

Motherhood leaves no room for dignity. Continue reading

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No Quiero Hacerlo

I remember lying there on the table, feeling completely disoriented, the anesthetic smell of the room seeping into my pores. The fluorescent lights played tricks on my mind, making the whole room seem surreal, like part of a dream. I … Continue reading

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Survivor’s Guilt..?

Since stumbling into the world of Mom Blogs, I have read so many stories. Many are happy, touting remembrance of the little moments in childhood, reminding mothers everywhere to stop, look through the eyes of your little ones and just … Continue reading

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‘Til Death Do Us Part

It was still here after all these years – not forgotten, just tucked carefully away; out of sight, but never out of mind. A reminder. She had been looking for a spare set of gloves; the kids always seemed to … Continue reading

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Olly Olly Oxen Free

The sunlight came filtered in brilliant shades of gold and yellow, its warmth coming through in patches to kiss my bare arms as I weaved my way between the rows of corn stalks that towered above my head. Their leaves … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

For 12 years I let a job define my life. No matter how much I hated it and no matter how much, at times, it seemed to hate me. I hated getting up to go in for the verbal abuse … Continue reading

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