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"Anne with an E" has left me depressed

Warning! This post will contain more spoilers than River Song’s hair.

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“Anne with an E” is a Netflix series based on “Anne of Green Gables.” I should say loosely based. 1,116 more words


Maura will be home in fifteen minutes

Time goes by in a funny fashion in our house. Between 6:20 am and 7 am, it flies. There’s barely enough time every morning to wake up and get Maura ready for the bus’s early arrival. 365 more words


The obligatory Mother's Day gift list

So in an attempt to be a Real Blogger, I follow a few other bloggers via Twitter. They’re all doing Mother’s Day lists, and I thought, well, why not? 644 more words


Teenagers, ammirite?

So…I have that heard of teens and that one who dared to turn 21 this year. Which, in retrospect, is great, because I can send the 21 yr old on a wine run for me. 389 more words


The most spot-on fortune cookie fortune ever

Last night, we hit up our favorite Chinese restaurant. We go there often enough that a couple of the staff recognize us when we show up, and they all are very good with Maura. 497 more words

Special Needs

Apparently, Maura wasn't geeky enough

Those who have been following the blog know that Maura is a Doctor Who fan. And by Doctor Who fan, I mean, she has her favorite episodes (“Silence in the Library” has been played on repeat for days at a time), a favorite companion (Donna, because we raised her right), and understands the whole regeneration thing better than many adults (she has equal love for both Ten and Eleven). 176 more words


Ask me how I am and I'll probably lie to you

“I’m fine.”

We all say it. We all are usually fudging a bit when we say it. Me? My pants are on fire when I say it, and yet I’ll still say it. 405 more words