My Beautiful Boy,
Eleven years ago, a baby was born and a mother was made; eleven years ago, both of our lives took a dramatic turn. From that day on, there would be nothing more important to me than your happiness, security and development.
You were very literally cut out of me. Yet despite
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My Dearest, Baby Boy:
Seven whole years have passed since Dr. Martas sliced Mommy open with a scalpel … and yanked you out.
At this time, 7 years ago, I was laying up in a hospital bed, numb from the waste down and waiting for the next steps …
It was a happy and
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I love this song.
Because the chorus — it always makes me think of you.
** I can hold you in my arms … I can hold you forever **
If you think I’m being intense …
You haven’t even begun to tap into how vivid my feelings are for you.
If you think
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As most know, I’m always trying to warn my boy about the dangers in the world.
I tell him countless times, don’t talk to strangers! … Not even in your head!
I remind him never to take candy from strangers … or priests …
Never to trust people that make you feel funny
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My Dearest Baby Sister,
When ModCloth.com asked who I am most thankful for as part of their Thanksgiving Thank-a-Thon Blog Contest — my first instinct was to write about our mother. It’s probably most people’s first instinct … I decided, instead, to write about someone else just as valuable but who’s efforts and help
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This past weekend …
A: Mommy … Julian said ‘stupid’. That’s a bad word right?
M: Yes, Baby. It’s a bad word …
(silence while some deep baby pondering takes place)
A: What about “what the fuck” …
M: YES! That’s definitely a bad word where did you hear that!
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Today I went in a fever search for Garnier Nutrisse #53 for my mother …I stopped at one Rite Aid and they had all the other numbers but the one I was looking for … So I moved on …
Along the way I saw a street fair … It was hot as balls
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You are my sunshine … … my only sunshine … You make me happy … … when skies are gray … You’ll never know dear … … how much I love you … So, please don’t take my sunshine away. Happy Mother’s Day to all my bloggity friends!
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Today’s Wordle is dedicated to my very own “dumb-assedness”! I’ve always been a bit “absent-minded” … always kinda in my own little world … So, it’s no surprise that I often find myself in frustrating situations … Take a couple recent situations for example:
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When I found out I was tagged by my most wonderful bloggity friend, Sarah … I felt pretty damned honored! I love the way she approached this post … like she approaches every post: with visual effects … Every post is visually stimulating and I’m going to SO copy her — just a little
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