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Note to world #925

Her idea of widening her social circle and sharpening her conversational skills was to belatedly start befriending the characters on Downton Abbey. It certainly fit her schedule and if she was simply too tired to say anything, no one seemed to mind.



Today, I spent the whole day with you and I was shocked to learn that you can already recite the alphabet and count 1to 10. I am even more surprised to know that you can already say “nappy change” when your nappy is almost or is already full or “mommy I pooped” and I almost dropped my food when you shouted “wow rice.” 100 more words

Dear Pao

Fast Food Worker

Supporting children on fast food worker wage.


Two-thirds of the Way

Here I am, a working (full time) mother of three, and I’m bored.

My children are growing faster and faster every single day.  Already, the two oldest are four hours away attending college.   434 more words

Bored Mother

Baby Sunflower

I just came across this baby picture of my younger daughter, as I was cleaning out some old boxes. I remember putting this sunflower head piece on her. 13 more words
Mental Illness

The Real Face Time

finally carved time
for (drink-free) happy hour
(where laughter matters)

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Too Much.

This is the only place I can say it.  I am not handling it.  This whole working mother thing, with a kid in school.  When it is my turn to drop Honeybear at school, I  am late for work.  612 more words