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May 14, 2014

FaceTime Faux-Pas

By | 2014-05-14T07:37:03+00:00 May 14, 2014|Parenting, Secondary, Technology|

I know it’s not very lady-like, but sometimes I burp.   It probably wasn't the best time to let go of one of those big bellywonkers, but it happened right as I walked into my daughter’s room. Me: "Braack…whatcha doing?" A: "My homework…and, say hi to Zoe." Me: (recoiling in shame) "When did Zoe get [...]

Mar 12, 2014

Tricked Into Zumba

By | 2014-03-12T07:49:47+00:00 March 12, 2014|Parenting|

So, I’ve started taking a Zumba class. I believe I was tricked into it. “You like dancing!” Me: “Yes, but at weddings…in the dark…or on a cruise ship…where no one will see me again.” "Well, you’ll love Zumba! Zumba is like dancing. But it’s an exercise class.” Gah.  Exercise. Don’t get me wrong. I think [...]

Feb 12, 2014

Pit Crew

By | 2014-02-12T04:04:59+00:00 February 12, 2014|Parenting|

“I can’t imagine what it’s like getting 3 girls out the door on time every morning!” The sympathetic bus driver had just pulled off the road (ok, after I frantically blinked my lights and swerved a few times) and kindly shouted this out the window. We were late, again. What was it this time? “Oh, [...]