Category Archives: oversharing

Someone needs to pull my mother card. Last night, Thing 2 came into my room and said with all the sarcasm I’ve taught her, “Well…that was a pret-ty exciting St. Patrick’s Day.” (To catch you up: She wore a green shirt. I got sick and almost passed out in Buffalo Wild Wings.) Me: I know. […]

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I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus the past couple of weeks.  I’ve managed to post here and there, but nothing I can hang my hat on, so to speak. As you know, the Things are in The Secret Garden, and tonight, kids, is opening night. For the past 6 days Husband and I have […]

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Today is definitely not my favorite. I have to take Thing 2 to the dentist. Remember how she feels about getting shots? It’s how she used to feel about going to the dentist until about a year ago, and how I feel about going to the dentist any day – with or without her. I have always […]

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I’ve got a confession to make. I wouldn’t last 10 minutes on The Bachelor. For those of you readers who knew me in high school, and even those who know me today (25 years later), this might not come as a shocking confession or surprise, but I’m a good girl (define good however you choose […]

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I know I’ve mentioned before that the Things are theatre kids. In fact, I wrote about the ups and downs of auditioning a few months ago when Thing 2 had just auditioned for Annie and for the first time experienced the heartaches of rejection (sort of). They live life with permanent stars in their eyes, dream of signing […]

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  So as you know, Thing 1 turned 17 on Tuesday. Which got me thinking about a lot of things. Like how when you have babies everyone – everyone – who is older than you tells you how fast time will fly and you smile and nod but ignore them because you know for a […]

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This weekend my little Thing 2 got her first taste of the highs and heartaches of showbiz. Before I tell you about that though, let me bring you up to speed. Since the time both of them could toddle, my girls have been living-room performers – dressing up, creating bizarre and hilarious characters, singing, dancing, […]

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It was bound to happen. I tried, but I couldn’t stop it. It’s the last Friday of the summer. So to honor it and celebrate it (instead of screaming and kicking and throwing a wine-induced tantrum like I’d like to do), I’ve decided to devote this week’s edition of the Friday Faves to a collection […]

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Another week of August gone? Another week closer to school starting? Hooray! Crraaaap. I know I know…there’s still 3 good weeks left, but I also know they’ll fly by faster than the swimmers who have to swim with Lochte now that they know that he pees in the Olympic Pool.  In all honesty, though, it’s about this […]

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