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Challenge: Legal Theft: Binary (381 words)

Dread is bubblegum and hot pink. It spews from big lips and big eyes and big breasts. It cinches like an impossibly narrow waist. It smells like fake tans and cosmetic. 568 more words


Kids' TV: Decoded

Every once in a while, I let my kids watch TV. Not too much, mind you, just long enough to let me have (at least) one glass of wine, run a load of laundry and take an uninterrupted phone call. 491 more words

Urban Suburban Mommy

Jimmie's Second Birthday Curious George Party

After several weeks of rain, the sun finally came out on Saturday, for Jimmie’s 2nd Birthday! The day was full of good food, good family, good friends, and a little bit of monkey business. 301 more words

Bad Mom(s)... OR (Yet Another Post about) Mommy Guilt... Or Screen Time...

Mommy guilt… I find myself reading AND hearing about it (and sometimes experiencing it) all the time… Maybe that’s because I can’t help myself from clicking on almost every parenting-related post I see… Maybe that’s because I watched the trailer for “Bad Moms” twice last night….Maybe it’s because parenting is a job that comes without a rule book… A job that is important and hard… A job that everyone seems to have an opinion on…maybe it’s because no one wants to admit their (perceived or not) shortcomings as a parent… 448 more words


George is happily living in Africa when a man in a yellow hat captures him and takes him on a ship to a city. Sad, but also curious, George promises to be good – his curiosity, however, always prevails: attempting to fly like a seagull, he falls into the sea; intrigued by a phone, he mistakenly summons the fire department, landing him in prison; attracted by a balloon seller’s red balloon, he accidentally grabs all the balloons and soars high above the city. 689 more words