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In Your Memory

I seem to be struggling to write out the words I want to say about my dad. Not because I don’t know what to say, but because I don’t know how to write it all out. 1,038 more words


Where did I go? More than a rhetorical question.

Today’s title means so much more than my lack of blogging for the past four months. I could list any number of excuses but, truthfully, I have lost my fire. 419 more words

Hug Me Elmo: You Creepy, Creepy Beast

Thank you, Hug Me Elmo, for spontaneously working tonight after seven months of silence. Screeching “I love to hug you!” in the still darkness of my finally-sleeping-3-year-old’s bedroom. 172 more words

First Blog

RAM FAM Run Down

Warning. This will be a long post.

As many of you know. I come from a big family. Being the oldest of ten kids has been many things but mainly it’s been fun. 2,335 more words

Maybe not so small

My runny nose inhales the musky smell of dog hair and carpet that my tears are falling on. My body pulsates on the ground to the reminder that I still need to breath. 777 more words


What it's like to have four kids. I bet you can relate.

Yesterday I wrote about how I do it, having four kids under 5, but today I am going to elaborate a bit on and tell you  1,028 more words


Petunia Goes Wild by Paul Schmid (2012)

Petunia is back – and this time she’s wild!

Petunia feels like there has been some mistake.  Her parents are insisting on treating her like a human, but Petunia thinks she should have been born an animal!  137 more words