Monthly Archives: August 2011

Sometimes my heart aches

It kills me how my heart breaks for my kids sometimes. The other day Mia auditioned for a new theatre group. I had a gut feeling that she wasn’t “flashy” enough for this gang, but we gave it a try … Continue reading

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Finger food anyone?

The other evening, after one of the kids’ parties, we were short on time and really lacking ingredients, so I decided to create a kind of cocktail party theme dinner time! I unearthed a baguette (we are always trying to … Continue reading

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Pimp my locker

Two of my kids went back to school today, and my daughter Mia, now being in our school’s equivalent of 3rd grade (the school has no grades, another story), has moved upstairs (big, big deal) and has (even bigger deal) … Continue reading

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Doggone Jewels

I really want to be the kind of girl who wears jewelry like this. Of course in an effortlessly chic hippie kind of way. My friend Claudia wears an armful of wood bead bracelets and they look awesome. I have … Continue reading

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Atchoo

Max was standing next to Milan and sneezed. Milan turns to him and says, “Max, you just bless you’d on me!”

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Hit me with your hammer

Just crazy about this Trina Turk tool box. It my husband wasn’t so goddamn handy I might even need it. And it’s a little hefty at $82.00. But it would also make an adorable make-up kit or jewelry box. I … Continue reading

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Grocery Games

My latest trick, is that before we head into a grocery store, I devise some games for the kids to play. My favorite is “Madam is my mystery object…?”. I find that when I give the games fancy names, they’re … Continue reading

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