Archive for August, 2009


If it’s Nearly Labor Day, You Must be Camping

Posted by Laurie on August 29th, 2009
filed in motherhood, parenting

Labor Day is nearly here and you know what that means. Yes, we must stop wearing white shoes—although to be honest I’ve been never stopped. But what it really means is that summer is nearly gone and many people are getting ready for their last chance to experience a terrifying thing called “camping.” Sure, it [...]

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Yes I do Hear Voices in My Head

Posted by Laurie on August 21st, 2009
filed in motherhood, parenting

I’m just doing what the voices in my head tell me to do…
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I have Bluetooth and it’s driving me mad. But I had to get it because of that California law that says that people like me (i.e., really bad drivers) cannot talk on a hand-held cell phone, sip a skinny iced chai, rule [...]

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How I spent my Summer Vacation

Posted by Laurie on August 16th, 2009
filed in motherhood, parenting

I don’t know about you, but for me this is the last week before school starts. And I swear to you, it should be illegal to be this happy. And because I am so very, very happy, I decided this blog post should be that terrific school standby, “how I spent my summer vacation.”
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The One Where I’m Just Like Jen Aniston

Posted by Laurie on August 11th, 2009
filed in Uncategorized, motherhood, parenting

I recently found out that I am old. Like older than dirt old. Possibly even “lived through ancient history and saw the dawn of time” old. Unfortunately, I didn’t know I was old. I feel young. I think I might look young—as long as I’m not looking up close. And as long as I’m not [...]

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