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The Innocent Incident

NOTE: My daughter told me that I couldn’t tell anyone this story, therefore, this IS NOT a story about Jill… but of a “different” new college student named Lilly. Lilly had been away at college for one week. Mom called … Continue reading

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Making Memories

Imagine… you have just spent a relaxing week cruising to the Bahamas where you were able to bury your toes in the soft white sand and cool off in the crystal clear blue water of this tropical paradise. You are … Continue reading

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You Cannot Make This Up v2

You cannot make stuff like this up. Last night was frigid. The actual temperature was in the single digits and the wind chill was negative. Therefore, all of the pets (Buckeye, Rainbow, Snowball, and Midnight) joined all of the humans … Continue reading

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Hygiene 101

June 2014 – Riding in the car the other day, I casually said to Drew, “You didn’t even brush your teeth before we left, did you?” Drew: “No.” Don’t freak out and call me a bad parent…remember he IS a … Continue reading

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Career Options

June 3, 2014 – Drew came into the kitchen this morning offering me a piece of bubble tape. I told him no thanks because I was eating a bowl of cereal and suggested that he get a donut. He opens the … Continue reading

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I’ve Got Nothin’

Christmas 2013 – As everyone came to the table to enjoy our Christmas meal, Gram asked a seemingly innocent question. Gram: “Drew, do you want to say the blessing?” Drew: (after a long silence) “Yea, I’ve got nothin’ ” It’s … Continue reading

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Smaller Than A Breadbox

December 22, 2013 – So, Drew came up from the basement while I was cooking dinner, obviously hiding something behind his back. The conversation went like this: Drew: “Mom, do you think an Xbox hard drive is the size of a … Continue reading

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