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How to Write a Book--3

How to write a book, without causing law suits, Holiday stand-offs or committing acts of Familial Treason might be a better title for this week’s post ;)  877 more words

Writing

PMS post on the In-laws

I should be censored. I should not even post when I am PMS-ing… A mental and physical muzzle for all conversations during this delicate psychotic period should be administered. 1,206 more words

Expat

Easter

I will totally admit that I am THAT relative that expects everyone to show up for each and every holiday function and damn it, everyone had best be happy or at least pretend to be happy or Crazy Aunt Mel comes out and hell hath no fury like family not getting along and being happy on a holiday!   502 more words

Life

You Heard It, I Heard It. Aunties Hear It. 

You heard it. It doesn’t matter if it was in person, a phone call, at a party, if your mom told you, if they told you, if your cousin told you, you heard it. 166 more words

Aunt

2/17/15

My brother called to tell me my sister in law is pregnant again (their second). I am going to be an aunt for the second time!

Christmas Blessings in Little Packages

My day-to-day life is very different from my holiday life. My independent life morphs into a crumb-filled, noisy chaos of a multi-generational household. Instead of a wandering soul I am an auntie and spare mommy: 502 more words

Short Essay

Your Crazy Aunt

You have one.  You know you do.  That crazy aunt or grandma or second cousin who makes silly things and gives them to you for .   158 more words