Category Archives: Running away to Patagonia

5 Days Till Christmas Eve

AHHHHHHHHHHHHH! That’s exactly how I feel right now. To do list: wrap presents: Still have to finish. I blame FedEx for not delivering in timely fashion.  Actually it’s not their fault.  But I have to blame someone. Christmas Cards: HA! … Continue reading

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School Is Open Tomorrow, Alleluia!

Yes, I find myself in the same predicament as just about this time last year with Hurricane Irene.  This year it’s Hurricane Sandy.  And this time, it was FOUR full days of closeness. We had the weekend, and then MONDAY … Continue reading

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Kids Are like a Drug

I’m sure you’ve heard this before. But let’s look at the facts. This is from Mayo Clinic website: Feeling that you have to use the drug regularly — this can be daily or even several times a day: They live with … Continue reading

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Chuckie O Cheeses

Also known as Chuckie Cheese.  But he is now plural. If you’ve never been, please count your blessings, and stay away, as far away as possible from this place.  All these kids zones things are the same!  Lots of kids … Continue reading

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Behavior Jar

I’m taking Sam’s advice, and we will promptly institute the Behavior Jar.  Maybe Sam can tell us a bit more how she does. What are the rules? We will start this weekend, and the rules will go something like this: … Continue reading

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New Adventures

Two weeks ago (which by the way feels like YEARS ago) DH and I went to San Francisco for a friend’s wedding WITHOUT our little “joy of sunshine”. Instead my mother in law (also known as Oma) came from country … Continue reading

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Blood and Guts

Did I get your attention? O is being a big pain in the ass right now. I don’t know what the deal is with her. I think since they are on a summer holiday schedule, they don’t do as much … Continue reading

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