Monthly Archives: April 2011

The View from Down Here

They fought. Not like normal fighting, no. Like crazy fighting. Like hit each other, call the cops and send someone to jail kind of fighting. Us kids, we were used to it. We did our best to hide in order … Continue reading

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The Challenge

Disclaimer: I’ve been challenged by the lovely Sandi over at Crafting with Rhinos to write a post without correcting any typos or grammatical mistakes. The deal was originally that I had to count ceiling tiles for an hour (or tiles … Continue reading

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Boobs or Bust aka The Job Search and a Starving Baby

Preston will be 7 months old on the 16th of this month.  Up until a few weeks ago, he had never had anything but breastmilk straight from the tap. However, with as well as his introduction to solids has gone?  … Continue reading

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Stolen Words

I was panic-stricken when I first found it missing. My tenth grade English teacher had required us to keep a journal. Not necessarily a journal for all things personal, though we were certainly free to use it as such. Instead, … Continue reading

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My Self-Pity Top 5

I apologize for this enormously long post in advance. I also apologize for any formatting/spelling/grammatical/HTML errors you may encounter here. You’ll see why when if you get to the end. I don’t normally publicly partake in a giant vat of … Continue reading

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April Fool’s, Mom!

So. It’s April Fool’s Day. Not that it’s any different from any other day, really. I mean, we never go out of our way around here to play jokes or pranks on one another, so it’s not really a day … Continue reading

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Gooby Goop Nuke Nack

“Want Gooby Gooby nuke nack an’ die mins?” I ask nicely because Mommy is more likely to give me what I ask for when I do. “What, honey?” she asks. She looks confused. Did I forget to say please? Maybe … Continue reading

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