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…and then life happened.  Posted on 03/26/2015
  Remember a couple weeks ago when I blogged about a new schedule, and how I was going to start it this week? And how I said I wanted to start a regular blog feature? I was all set, even had an editorial calendar planned out. I got a...
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This or That: Chris or Liam Hemsworth?  Posted on 03/19/2015
You must choose one, and you must explain why. But you can put whatever spin on it you want (Which is cuter? Which is a better actor? Which would you rather see thrown off a cliff?). Personally, I think Liam is hotter than Chris. Like,...
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Tuesday Inspiration  Posted on 03/17/2015
“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”  –Wayne Dyer What can you look at in a different way?  Maybe it’s as simple as saying “I get to make dinner” rather...
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On bedtime stories, Four Weddings, and Instagram  Posted on 03/15/2015
Good Night Moon “has lulled generations of children to sleep” according to it’s back cover copy. But neither Stephen nor I had the book when we were kids. In fact, the first time I ever heard of it was when I watched the...
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This or That: Chocolate or Vanilla?  Posted on 03/12/2015
You must choose one, and you must explain why. But you can put whatever spin on it you want. (Ice cream, pudding, cake, dessert, ideas, relationships, or whatever else you think breaks down into those two categories.) Personally, I choose...
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Tuesdays – amiright?  Posted on 03/10/2015
It has long been my contention that Tuesdays are the worst days of the week, and here’s why: Wednesday:  Middle of the week, halfway through the week, hump day – it’s all downhill from here. Thursday:  Almost...
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On cereal, cauliflower, and baby nap schedules  Posted on 03/08/2015
I’ve become a Cheerios mom. Not so incredibly happy about that, for some reason. I mean, having snacks on hand is a good thing, I recognize that, and cheerios is easy. But…it’s so cliché. :( Ever since I bought...
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On reading, writing, and podcast listening  Posted on 03/03/2015
Thorough randomness alert… I’ve been doing pretty well with reading every day, 10 pages at the end of the day before going to sleep.  I’m on my fourth or fifth book this year.  I’m amazed at people who can...
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A mom, trying to eat breakfast  Posted on 02/18/2015
Don’t you hate it when you go to do something – say, eat breakfast.  And the bowls are all in the dishwasher, so you take one out and then you figure you might as well empty the dishwasher.  Then some of the...
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Laying it on the line  Posted on 02/10/2015
I don’t remember what made me want to write.  I think it was just that I loved to read when I was younger.  I would devour books, sneaking my mom’s bodice-ripper-romance novels at 12 years old, reading one or more a...
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