Monthly Archives: January 2010

Perfect Day

Today was a perfect day.  A perfect, glorious, so much fun day. Today we woke up to EIGHT inches of beautiful, powdery, rarely-seen-in-central-NC snow.  And it kept snowing all day. Today we spent hours sledding down our steep hill of … Continue reading

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Dear Boys, I love your enthusiasm.  LOVE IT.  I love how you bound out of bed in the morning, ready to conquer the world….or at least the playroom.  I love how your most pressing concern is what superhero each of … Continue reading

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I'm guest blogging!

This post is going to be short and sweet….mostly because I’m so freakin’ excited right now, I can’t stand it.  Today I’m making my guest blogger debut over at School Teacher by Day, Superhero by Night, filling in for the … Continue reading

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The Power of Pink

This is the story of how the Pink Princesses defeated the Shot. My boys hate shots.  Shocker, I know, but they really, really, REALLY hate shots.  Crying, screaming, must be held down…one time by 2 nurses and Dad while a … Continue reading

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Homework sucks, especially when it starts in PRESCHOOL.  Really, there ought to be a law: No homework until 3rd grade.  I’m sure when my boys are in the 3rd grade, I’ll say the 5th, but for now, 3rd sounds good … Continue reading

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Of Avatar and Astro Boy

My boys and I joke that when a woman becomes a Mom, God gives her magic powers — eyes in the back of her head, GPS for lost toys and blankets…Well, all of that is true, but other things changed … Continue reading

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New year, new resolutions

Happy 2010!  It’s hard to believe a whole decade has elapsed since the turn of the millennium, and yet it has.  I’ll be 35 this year, and there’s so much I haven’t done, I want to do, I can’t believe … Continue reading

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