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Every-night before bedtime we ask Little MPB who is taking him to bed tonight.  For a while now he always says MommyDaddy.

So then we’d ask again and tell him he had to choose just one of us to take him.  182 more words


Nighttime Manners


The command came from Carter who was fast asleep in his tent.  (He has been indoor camping in the bedroom he shares with his brother for several weeks now in a pop-up tent.) 56 more words


A 3 Year Old's Goodbye

I’m currently sitting in the airport which is a place I haven’t been in quite some time. I’m traveling for work, making my way to a 6 day training which will end with some new certifications and knowledge about how to better support my team. 382 more words

Self Growth

Sixty Minutes vs. One Hour

Tonight during our dinner conversation, riveting as they always are, the topic of the t.v. show Sixty Minutes came up.  It is a news show that Husband and I both have fond childhood memories of.  134 more words


Simple Sunday - 80 Degrees and Boy Tooth Fairies

Eighty degrees on a Sunday morning.  Husband is gone on his yearly trip to the Reno air races.  The boys and I head off to the Desert Botanical Gardens, (admittedly, there was some grumbling for they wanted the Science Center which I have tired of due to the frequency of our visits). 290 more words


Trying Not to Laugh

Over the past few weeks my three year old has developed the mouth of a sailor. We were having a very good time in my opinion, just coloring and discussing the events of his afternoon with his PawPaw when he states “I’m sick of this shit mommy” dropped the crayon and walked away. 94 more words


Simple Sunday - Honey Bun

Tomorrow is the first day back to school.  Last night I was talking to Husband about how I will once again make the shift from the title of “mom” to that of “Mrs. 173 more words