Perception vs Reality

March 5, 2014

While roaming through Target to locate the perfect gift for Addie’s 4th birthday I encountered a lovely Play Doh ice cream maker.  The box made it look so easy and tidy and bright and fun!  This gift would surely breed hours of creativity, fun, cooperation, smiles and amazing confectionery delights!  Now, I’ve lived long enough […]

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September 10, 2012

I was talking to a friend that I hadn’t seen for months since they moved several hours away.  We chatted about how things were for each of us.  We talked candidly about our parenting struggles.  She said she had been reading my blog and that I just had everything “so together”. Oh my, she needs […]

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