Monthly Archives: January 2013

Tina, Eat!

Remember in Napoleon Dynamite when he feeds the llama & yells, “Tina, Eat!”   Like THIS? Ellie is our Tina.  We actually say it, “Eat, Tina!” because we are old and remember it that way.  She loves her white carbs like bread, pretzels, canned chicken noodle soup, pretzels, ramen, plain noodles & again, pretzels.  Oh.  And […]

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“I feel like an adequate mother.”

Have you ever heard someone say, “I feel like a terrible mother.”?  Maybe they fell asleep in the pickup line.  Or maybe they forgot to send in that really important form for the really important thing.  I hear people say this.  I hear friends say this.  This isn’t something I say. That’s because I know […]

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compelled

Today all three kids were downstairs playing.  Barbies.  Together.  I was wandering around kind of picking up, kind of switching laundry out, kind of checking Facebook.  And I came across an image my friend Ginger posted of her daughter.  It stopped me in my tracks.  I thought to myself, “I’ve GOT to take more time […]

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