Category Archives: NaBloPoMo

Something’s…… missing

What’s wrong with this picture? Nothing, you say? A precious memory snapshot of the first time my son met Santa? He’s even looking in the direction of the camera. What could be better? What you don’t see is that below … Continue reading

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Release me

I need an ugly cry. The kind where you’re curled up in the shower, water flowing over your face, waving your metaphorical white flag. When you can’t hide the obvious sounds of emotion, and the hyperventilation sets in between deep … Continue reading

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True to form

A not-so-wordless Wednesday. An attempt at a nice Christmas jammies photo for my mom. Instead, a nice “I’m throwing a tantrum and ripping these jammies off” photo. And she’s going to use it just like this for her Christmas card, … Continue reading

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The simplest things make the best places

I’m cheating a little today and using the prompt, too much going on at work and in my head to clearly think of a good topic for today. However, today’s prompt is extremely fitting. Since Sunday, I have wanted to … Continue reading

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‘Tis my season

Today the holiday music started on SiriusXM. Already playing on two local stations. Two weeks ago holiday cups were brought out at Starbucks. Peppermint Mochas and Gingerbread Lattes adorn the menu. Last night our TV listings created more excitement than … Continue reading

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The endless cycle

Sunday night. Same routine every week. A reminder that there’s never enough time to get everything done. A reminder that yet another week will pass, the same as the last. Go. Go. Go. Bath time. Book time. Good night to … Continue reading

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Cartoons should be real

Caillou’s parents make it look so easy. Always the right thing to say, the right activities, perfect trips to whatever Target-esque store they frequent. Quick to avoid tantrums with a simple “I don’t think that’s appropriate” and somehow divert all … Continue reading

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