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March 27, 2016

3/27/16 Today is Easter and for the first year since The Husband and I bought our house, we are not hosting. We are going to my mother’s house instead. I am not bothered by this at all! All I have to do … Continue reading

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A Cliché

I returned to the gym today for the first time since I was 30 weeks pregnant. I exercised (well, walked and practiced yoga) until about 30 weeks, at which point I hit a wall and working out became too tiring … Continue reading

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Mele Kalikimaka (Part Deux)

I remember writing this post last year around this time, about how I was throwing myself into the holiday spirit. I am doing the same this year, but it’s a little less forced now that McLovin is here and my heart … Continue reading

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McLovin’s Birth Story

It’s been (almost) a week since McLovin was born, give or take a few hours. It’s strange to think that we haven’t even reached his due date yet – he wasn’t due until Monday the 28th. So really he could … Continue reading

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Airing a Grievance {Happy Festivus Georgie!}

Today is Festivus! For those of you that are Seinfeld fans I am sure you are well versed in the holiday that Frank Costanza created because he despised all commercial and religious aspects of Christmas. For those of you that … Continue reading

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Mele Kalikimaka

Last year I wrote about how I wasn’t in the Christmas/holiday spirit. I was sad, angry and bitter and I just didn’t care. We put up zero decorations, didn’t send cards, didn’t even have a tree. After all that had … Continue reading

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Turkey lurkey doo, and Turkey lurkey dap, I eat that turkey, Then I take a nap

I wrote already about how my Thanksgiving weekend ended on Sunday night in pandemonium. But I didn’t write about the days leading up to that and the weekend in general. The Husband was battling a vicious cold throughout the holiday … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Humor for the Cynical

So, the way I feel about Thanksgiving this year hasn’t much changed from the way I felt last year. I’m trying to focus on the good instead of the trials, but it’s just annoying when I think… if my first baby … Continue reading

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Protected: Two week wait (until the Super Bowl!)

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Just Another Day

When I was growing up I loved celebrating birthdays and holidays, especially Christmas. I remember how excited I would get. Even for other people’s birthdays. And I remember running around to my parents, yelling Merry Christmas, yelling Happy Birthday. And … Continue reading

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