Monthly Archives: August 2010

Summer Morning Coming Down

It’s August 23. First, Happy Anniversary to my Mom & Dad! 41 years, going strong. Amazing. Thank you for showing me how to hang in there for the long haul. Again, it’s August 23. Where I live, August is the … Continue reading

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A Room of My Own

Virginia Woolf has been on my mind lately.  This past weekend I celebrated both my husband’s birthday and my son’s first birthday.  We had a small-ish party for my son and I spent last week dashing about, buying cupcakes, and … Continue reading

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Letter to O On His 1st Birthday

Dear O, I can’t believe you’ve been a part of our lives for a whole year.  Part of me can’t remember life before you, and part of me is still surprised when I look at you and realize that you … Continue reading

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Happy Family Laundry Commercial Audition, Take 1

Note: This post was from a previous blog and was originally posted on April 29, 2010. As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, my husband was out of town. Husband is actually a really amazing partner and father, despite what I … Continue reading

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But You Don’t Even Like Cupcakes

This is what my husband said to me when I suggested the name of this blog “Keep calm and have a cupcake”.  And he’s right. I am not really a cake person, and therefore not really a cupcake person.  He, … Continue reading

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My Son Is Trying To Kill Me (Or It’s a Good Thing Babies Are Cute)

Note:  This is a post from a previous blog originally posted on April 28, 2010.  Today I am too tired to be clever. My little smile monster woke me up at 3:12 am and I never went back to sleep. … Continue reading

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Crossing the Rubicon

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