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Archives for August 2013

Pissed Off Poetry: Leaf Blowers

Sleeping babies. Leaf blower outside. What have you got against rakes?

I Never Thought I Was Going To Get Married

I seriously never thought I was going to get married. Even in my early twenties, in the beginning of being of “marriageable age,” with my whole life ahead of me, I didn’t think I would ever be married. I saw people, who seemed impossibly young, pair off and tie the knot. I grew up in […]

New Post at What To Expect

You’re not supposed to compare your kids, right? I wrote about doing that. About comparing our boys. I do it. I can’t help it. Please go read here.

You Gotta Problem, Punk?

We have all been sicky heads this week, starting with Dave, then the boys, now me. We are a family of mouth breathers. Being sick is also wonderful in the summer with no air conditioning. Luckily, the boys are sweethearts even when they aren’t feeling well. Even if they blow bubbles with the snot coming […]

First Trip With Our New Little Camper

It was a comment on one of my blog posts that made me want to check out Paradise Creek. We tend to camp at the same places over and over again, and I wanted to expand our horizons a bit. Like most campgrounds, all the reservable sites filled up for the summer weekends. But Paradise […]