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Notes from Mother’s Journal: Uphill From Here, in A Good Way Edition

The first day of Christmas vacation was not the best day of my life. I felt like I was getting a cold; the kids have both been sick and now have those clear-the-room coughs; we had nothing to do and … Continue reading

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Notes from Mother’s Journal: Thank Goodness for Television Edition

I have learned two important things in the past week, a week which has been spent alternating between reminiscing fondly about last Tuesday, the best day of my life*, and sinking knee-deep into despair because a day that good will … Continue reading

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Doom / Gloom / Begone

This week was better than last week, which was better than the week before. It’s a hard thing to remember, that it’s better, when you’re late for school because the week three Kindergarten child is practicing Operation: Stalling and when … Continue reading

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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

It seems silly to write a day in the life post when my last post was kind of a summary of all our days but hey, ginger had a good idea and I’m joining. 6:05: Wake up, after a long … Continue reading

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Notes From Mother’s Journal: How We Spent A Rainy Summer Day

Yes, it’s another list-like post related to my children. [standard disclaimer re: mommy blogging vs: ‘real’ blogging vs: writing vs: ‘real writing’] [complaining about the weather] [realizing that husband will be out after work and so I have 13 hrs … Continue reading

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