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I’ve started calling my girls my “ducklings.”  I’m not sure why – it started a few weeks ago when I turned to see them trundling along after me and their little bobbing heads (well, mostly Kitten’s bobbing head – Beauty … Continue reading

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See that?  In the back?  That, dear friends, is a ponytail. We discovered this morning that Beauty’s hair is finally long enough for a ponytail, much to Hero’s delight.  (I’ll admit part of me liked having an excuse for her … Continue reading

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No, I don’t have a tattoo.  It’s unlikely that I’ll ever get one; my father always impressed on us that it was one of the worst mistakes he ever made.  Admittedly he did it as a last act of rebellion … Continue reading

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Equally Awkward

After last week’s post seemed like as good a time as any to share my own “dating” experiences from my teen years.  Of course, I was dating Hero for all that time, and there were plenty of teen-awkward moments in … Continue reading

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Things that annoyed Beauty today

Not that she was actually terribly fussy today, but there seem to have been a few of them: – she cannot wear more than two shoes at once.  And Mommy won’t sit there and switch endlessly back and forth between … Continue reading

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