Category Archives: heartmelting sweetness

Why I have the best. job. ever.

Well, of course, you know that there are TONS of reasons why I have the best job ever. But this morning was a huge reminder of that…coming on the heels of a fairly stressful week. I got a lovely smack in the face – a very sweet reality check – a heartmelting attitude adjuster. Most…

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Poetry at the Park

From quiet homes and first beginning, Out to the undiscovered ends, There’s nothing worth the wear of winning, But laughter and the love of friends. — Hilaire Belloc

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I like it when…

Tonight, at about a half hour before bedtime, Liam was snuggling in my lap in the Living Room while Brian was watching baseball.  As usual, Liam was chattering incessantly about something or other…which he does ALL. THE. TIME. Half flippantly I laughed and said “Liam, I like it when you’re quiet!”   Without missing a beat,…

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Relationship Advice From Three Year Olds

We went to the Zoo today with my friend Toni & her kiddos Maggie and Brooklyn.(Yep, you’ve seen them before.)Got TONS of pictures which I’m still editing and which I promise you’ll see very soon (hopefully tonight), but these were just too darn cute not to post immediately. Now, Brian’s gentlemanly sensibilities always get ruffled…

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Wordless Wednesday: Cousins

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Flashback Friday: The one where Liam, a pig and a farmer melted my heart.

So, remember Scary Mommy and Flashback Friday? It’s that time again… Originally posted April 5, 2008: Okay, so I haven’t posted in a while, and there are plenty of good reasons for that…all of which I’ll get to eventually. But just now, my son did something so heartbreakingly sweet, I HAD TO tell someone! (Daddy…

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