Tag Archives: parenting

You’re Never Too Old for Sesame Street

This morning I watched my first full episode of Sesame Street. I met Murray the monster (he has a beard!) and heard the Count sing a song about the number 8. Super Grover 2.0 (I never knew there was a … Continue reading

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There is a good reason why I am sitting here at home and not driving to the tropical wilds of South Florida to guzzle down Amish cream pies and party it up with my kinfolk, which was the plan. The … Continue reading

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Something Wonderful

One of my best friends drove down to visit from South Carolina on Memorial Day weekend. Despite the horrific weather, her visit fell into a category I like to call perfect timing because I was feeling increasingly in need of … Continue reading

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Tea Party

Have you ever wondered about what your child really does when she’s playing at her friend’s house? Because I have. Not that I’m terribly worried, just curious. Elle had a friend sleep over on Saturday night and the two girls … Continue reading

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All Those Rides to the Park…

Lately, the kiddo and I haven’t been hanging out a whole lot. That will change soon enough with the close of my semester in the next few weeks. The weather has been cooperating, for the most part, and giving us … Continue reading

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Heart-Shaped Blog Post

I had been feeling queasy for weeks and unnaturally tired, even sleeping for 16 hours one day.  When I think back on that day now, that really good sleep, it is probably the most restful sleep I will have ever … Continue reading

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Circadian Rhythm. Reinvented.

In the past few weeks, and with the help of those closest to me, I have been nudged and guided into a realization that I am only just now coming into my own. My interests are starting to become more … Continue reading

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