The Coolest Assignment Ever!

Today is the One Year Anniversary of Please Send More Wine! Woo-Hoo!!! And I had planned on writing a piece about how the blog started and what made me decide to begin airing all my dirty laundry online – but instead, the universe brought me a completely different and amazing…

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Last night while playing with my kids, I picked up my younger daughter and started tickling her. Immediately my oldest asked for me to do the same to her. I said yes – but, after her sister’s turn was over. My oldest couldn’t deal with the wait and started to…

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I have noticed this year more than any year before a general cynicism about New Year’s Resolutions. At a dinner a few days after Christmas, I asked the group if everyone had chosen their resolutions for the New Year. I was shocked at the backlash that quickly ensued. Amidst a…

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Twas a few days after Christmas and all through my house, no one was sleeping, not even a mouse. Because everyone was vomiting!  UGH!!! My oldest daughter was hit first with the stomach flu. And it came on so suddenly and with no fever that my husband and I kept…

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This past Sunday evening I just needed to get out of the house for a little bit, so I took my five-year-old with me, and we went to Marshall’s. I didn’t have a list of specific items I needed, but if you have ever been in a Marshall’s then you…

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I have always said, “I can handle pretty much anything as long as I have sleep.” Well, I am not sure where that leaves me now! Seriously, I think that my children are secretly, or not so secretly, plotting against me in an effort to prevent me from ever getting…

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Why My Shelves are Elf-less

This originally appeared on Fulltimemom.org in October, but I felt it was worth sharing again!  Yes it is only October; however, yesterday on Facebook, someone posted the first of what will be hundreds of articles touting new and exciting ways to pose your Elf which sits upon your shelf. Then at Costco…

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