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Necktie

With the advent of my parents inhabiting the house across the street, I have been taking better care of myself. It is overdue by about five years, 40 lbs, an aching back and dark circles under my eyes that are … Continue reading

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Freeze Frame – Sunday Afternoon

I am listening to this: http://tinyurl.com/JammingwithAl and enjoying the best cheap Spanish red out there right now, Monte Ducay 2007. (What, your canning kit didn’t come with this?  You were shafted, my friend.) I am smelling citronella bug repellent, baby … Continue reading

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Love Makes a Family (New Baby Edition)

WordPress isn’t letting me edit my post for today about family – it was full of pictures and all about “Family Day”, our Father’s Day/ adoption day hybrid. Bugger it. I’ll do a roundabout post via gmail. My family just … Continue reading

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Every Day is Family Day

Last year I vowed to participate in the 2011 “Blogging For LGBT Families” that Mombian hosts. Despite a relatively new baby and WordPress being twitchy, I was able to post. It was a few days in the writing because the … Continue reading

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Twist and Shout

This is the first year of the rest of their working lives. We all weeded the lily of the valley bed and they were paid with a twist cone and rainbow jimmies. Our closest ice cream stand shares a parking … Continue reading

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Sleep

Brother to the left of me, Sister to the right, Here I am, stuck in the middle with you.

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9:20 PM Friday Night

Two moms and the best sleeping baby in the world are all in bed, asleep or nearly there (once I finish blogging). The almost-4 yo old and the 4.5 yo? In their room chatting, listening to a Magic Treehouse cd, … Continue reading

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Brotherly Love*

The curse of the third child is not that few photos are taken to record his existence, but that so many of them are lower-res smart phone pics. This is a daily event upon waking from naps – the Doting … Continue reading

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