Monthly Archives: March 2016

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Written on Mar, 29, 2016 by in | 1 Comment.
parents say the darndest things

Parents everywhere know that kids say funny, cute, and silly things. For instance, one of mine once asked, “Do they call them ‘bears’ because they eat berries?” Get it? Bears. Bearies. Adorable, right? But enough about the kids. Parents say funny things, too. Granted, most of the time it’s in reaction to something our children have done, but I still think …

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spring

Ah, Spring! It’s one of my favorite times of the year. I have lived in the northeastern United States since I was born, so the cold and snow of Winter is nothing new to me. It’s all I’ve ever known (except for three glorious Winters I spent in the warm sunshine of Florida). I didn’t mind the Winter as a kid; …

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kids will be kids

There are so many things adults do and say that children simply do not understand. I get it. I was in their shoes once. We all were. Kids will be kids, but the fact remains that an awful lot of what they do is incredibly irritating. And they won’t know why until they have kids of their own. Here’s a little list …

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playdate

There are certain words in the English language that irk me, but none are worse than the word playdate. Every time I hear it, I cringe, much like I imagine the word moist seems to affect a large portion of the population. The fact that playdate has become an accepted term as it relates to our children is beyond irritating. Even …

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Written on Mar, 04, 2016 by in | 1 Comment.
moms get sick

When you become a Mom, taking care of sick kids is part of the deal and there is no avoiding it. Now, Moms are obviously people, so it only stands to reason that Moms get sick, too. But one thing that has always amazed me is how any times my kids have gotten sick and I’ve manage to avoid catching whatever illness …

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