Tag Archives: raising children

.because you asked.

Dear little beautiful, ungrateful kid who I love with every fiber of my being, You want to know why I’ll do your daddy’s laundry and not yours? It’s simple. Your daddy works a full-time job to pay our bills and … Continue reading

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-in the aftermath of mother’s day-

This year I decided to play the Mother’s Day card. Never mind that I don’t actually care about being celebrated. (Never mind that I didn’t even call my own mother on The Day to tell her what a wonderful mother she’s … Continue reading

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-with the blink of an eye-

with the blink of an eye  What was I thinking… to close my eyes and turn around? It was just for a second, but at a sound behind me, I glanced back and saw My infant daughter     (who … Continue reading

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