I think it’s naptime . . .

I think it’s naptime. Actually, naptime was several hours ago. But as said nap has not yet occured, it is still naptime and will remain thus until the situation is rectified. That means it’s naptime. It is the time of the naps. It is that special time during the day when every mother can breathe […]

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Week in Review

Monday – 2 year anniversary of my husband’s old job, also the proposed starting date of the job in Detroit. Tuesday – last day at my husband’s old job. Wednesday – first day of my husband’s new job, my first day carless and parenting solo. (We did surprisingly well — but Little Red took a […]

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Child of the Yukon

Mum sent me this link this morning. Not only is my brother’s friend credited for the cover photo this week, but it appears my good friend Janelle is the columnist for Venue Venue (and she wrote a few other columns, too.) I know the guitarist who’s album was reviewed, and I recognized a couple other […]

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Child of Nature

For the past couple of nights I’ve been having really odd dreams. I realize that as a mother I’m lucky to get any dreams at all (and normally I don’t) but this makes two nights in a row that my dreams have been untangible, unrealistic, and uncomfortable. I’d think it was just be, and Little […]

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From One to Three

For the first two hours they entertained themselves. Parrallel play is really more appropriate a term than sharing, but they did a bit of both. I’m so glad that we own more balls, trucks and books than both boys could hoard, so no one went without. Once our playgroup arrived it was downright easy to […]

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I’m such a copycat these days, but this quiz was more fun than words… My pirate name is: Mad Ethel Flint Every pirate is a little bit crazy. You, though, are more than just a little bit. Like the rock flint, you’re hard and sharp. But, also like flint, you’re easily chipped, and sparky. Arr! […]

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