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Overheard: Say what?

While playing his new PSP game and randomly paying attention to his shows on tv: what’s chiz – a German sausage? Umm, no, it’s a made up word. … what? It’s a made up word. tomato port? It’s a made … Continue reading

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Welcome to the other side

Boy has been staying up late at night and sleeping late in the morning.  Now, this might seem perfectly normal for a boy his age (nearly 11), but this is the first time in his life that he has not … Continue reading

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Garcon!

good day.  make i take your order?  what would you like for a snack? [ turns to see Boy in his double-breasted black suit, white undershirt, black tie, and tennis shoes, carrying a writing pad and a pen and studying … Continue reading

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How I Spent My Summer

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I don’t need that eye, really.

So I’m having one of those days where I’m certain that I could have just stabbed myself in the eye and saved us all a whole lot of trouble. Like 90% of the rest of America, we are gearing up … Continue reading

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Overheard

I am in the other room.  TB and Boy are watching television.  Well, technically, TB is watching television, and Boy has slithered into the room at an opportune moment.  Said television program?  Scrubs. is jordan trying to tell elliott that … Continue reading

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Overheard

Scene:  Lego people talking to each other amidst the other 4000 other Lego pieces and buildings on the dining room table: ACTION! hey, this is our temple!  get out of here or we’ll kick your butts! but wait, you can’t … Continue reading

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Clarification on summer

While I want bourbon and vitamins, I was mainly just being funny there because I also L*O*V*E being at home with my kid in the summertime.  I get bummed and depressed at times because I feel like I’m letting him … Continue reading

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Summer

I may just have to turn “Summer” into a new page for the host of fun things that will be my summer at home with The Boy. For instance, so far today my son has: Told me about the “hot” … Continue reading

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Blurps

I have a million things on my mind and a billion things to do, so let’s just get some randomosity out of the way, shall we? I don’t watch American Idol, but for all you Adam Lambert fans, Get a … Continue reading

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