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when the boys really really really got along

…and I counted my blessing!

They were helping me making Banana Oatmeal Bread. The younger lad beat the egg, the older one smashed the banana. Each took their duty so seriously that I can see a potential in one of them being a pastry chef in the future. 42 more words


Review: Eligible: A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice (The Austen Project #4) by Curtis Sittenfeld

About Eligible

This version of the Bennet family—and Mr. Darcy—is one that you have and haven’t met before: Liz is a magazine writer in her late thirties who, like her yoga instructor older sister, Jane, lives in New York City. 451 more words


When I was Disappointed by My Child's "Gender"

With my first pregnancy, I really wanted the sex to be a surprise – after all, it’s the one major surprise in life you know is going to be wonderful either way, right? 1,137 more words


All Change

Although it’s only been a couple of weeks since we got back from our Easter holidays break in France, it feels like several months because so much has been happening. 696 more words

Domestic Life

Oooh! A list! 17 Things Men Would Like Women to Know

…while I generally feel it is preferable each particular sex to instruct their own (i.e. women should advise women and men should advise men), I will take this opportunity (in as humble a manner as possible), to advise women (from my own personal experience) as to how they might better understand, and thus better serve, the opposite sex.

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Gratitude Journal #2: A Heart Full of Love

Over the past few weeks, our house has been suffering from a cold that just seems to be bouncing back and forth between the members of our household. 226 more words


Tell me what you want, what you really really want

So listen up lovelies…I’m contemplating firing up a website of blog posts, discussion forums and other general shenanigans and I’d like your opinion. What would you like to see? 48 more words