Monthly Archives: February 2012

Leap Day… What will you do with your extra day?

Today is February 29th… Leap Day. What exactly is Leap Day anyway? Leap Day is the extra day that is added every Leap Year to the shortest month, February. Why do we have Leap Day? Leap Day is added to … Continue reading

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It’s Lent… What are you giving up?

Ash Wednesday, already? It is amazing how quickly Ash Wednesday comes upon us every year.  I can’t believe it is here already. Even my daughter Caroline was shocked it was Ash Wednesday. This morning she woke up and proclaimed she … Continue reading

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The Lost Week

I think I blinked… A minute ago it was Sunday night Now it is Monday night a week later. Where did last week go? Last Sunday I had just arrived home from a ski weekend with the in-laws. My mind … Continue reading

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I am having a breakdown!!

Can anyone relate?  I do the best I can to keep it together. I make lists and reminder notes. I lay out clothes and pack bags the night before. I try to implement all of the tricks of the trade … Continue reading

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As soon as I die…

“Give me a sec.” Wait, just let me die.” One more minute, as soon as I die.” These are the phrases uttered repeatedly by my children. Even my four year old!  It is completelt unsettling! There is just something inherently … Continue reading

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Superbowl Confession… I don’t like football!

Are you ready for some football???? No, not really. It’s not that I hate football. Hate is too strong of an emotion. It’s more that I have a burning indifference. My husband, on the other hand,  is a true football … Continue reading

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Date Night

What do you think of Date Night? Honestly, the label irritates me a little. Do you need to label going out with your spouse? I thought once we said “I do” we said goodbye to dating. It annoys me the … Continue reading

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