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MicroBlog Monday: Ready, Set, School!

Today I started the online class preparedness class. They call it something like distance learning experience session, I can’t remember. It is easy of course but I like that it exists and that I am actually learning how to use … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Real Playing

Growing up, I was outside nearly constantly. My memories of childhood are full of bike rides, sword fights, hide and seek in the dark, mulberry trees, camping, frogs and bugs, snow forts, swimming, and lots of made up games and … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Not-Mom Time

I knew going into this whole single mom by choice thing that I wouldn’t have much time for myself. I was naive in thinking I would have the kind of baby who let me get a few things done before … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Picture Imperfect

One of the things that sucks about being a single mom is not having another person around to take pictures. It is hard enough to get decent pictures of a toddler but it is impossible to capture those fun or … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Glad Someone Thinks So

Scene: Naked Wallace in the empty tub being ridiculous and wild. Me: What’s your name? Wallace: W! Me: What’s your problem? Wallace: W! Me: What’s your momma? Wallace: Pretty! I have no idea where he got that from. He is … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: This Kid

The closer he gets to his second birthday, the more I call him kid. It is totally subconscious. He seems more kid than baby with the conversations we have and the potty training progress. He remembers so much and is … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Pet Peeves

This felt like a good one for MicroBlog Monday since it will limit the amount of complaining. So here are 5 things that currently irritate and annoy me. 1) People telling me I have a monkey/baby/person on my back while … Continue reading

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