Sarcastically Optimistic Mom

Children are funny little enigmas.  One minute you are pulling your hair out, contemplating how you can legally get them to sleep early without brute force and Bendaryl because you think you sense a cold coming.  (I mean… moms do have that special connection with their children, right?)  The next minute, in between the same…

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I Saw the Sign!… Kind Of

Nothing quite like getting another sign from beyond to get your hopes back up!  My parents decided to get me a subscription to Writer’s Digest for my birthday, which is pretty great considering I need all the tips and advice I can get!  It is definitely information overload, which often gets me flustered, but I…

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Sick and Tired, but Smiling!

After having a girls night out that didn’t include doses of Mucinex, forcing anyone to eat or laundry, I feel refreshed and ready to tackle the mounds of untouched laundry and dog hair that peeks out from every corner.  Like a reminder that my one night off was definitely grounds for punishment.  However much I…

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A Few of My Favorite Things!

So I am officially 30.  It happened.  The world did not come crashing down around me in a wrinkle filled rain full of lost thoughts and uncontrollable pee… but I think that’s the joke of it all.  It will happen and is happening, slowly, over time and one day I will realize… damnit… I’m old!…

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