Author Archives: cate

the wandering mind of a toddler

as if he had hacked into my email and read the message where i told JJ that i would post this morning’s breakfast conversation of it was blog-worthy, Zander was in rare form this morning! this is the conversation i … Continue reading

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snotface

both the boys have problems with stuffy noses. their noses are clogged with “boogies” all the time. thankfully, they’ve gotten used to the constant wiping, the use of the snot-sucker, and mom picking their noses all day long. Zander learned … Continue reading

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spreadin’ some love

the absolutely wonderifically wicked-awesome JJ! from Dirty Laundry gave me some love yesterday. she said some amazing things about me that had my head inflating like a balloon me blushing for hours! so now, i will pass this one on. … Continue reading

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Scrolling Saturday: and now for some comic relief

when i was looking through my archives for something to post for Scrolling Saturday, i saw this post and new it was the one. it’s the perfect post to follow yesterday’s haiku about how serious my blog has been lately. … Continue reading

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Haiku Friday – where’d the funny go?

been all doom and gloom my writing so serious it’s just not like me my loyal readers i’m sure you’ve been wondering where’d the funny go? this blog has been so serious….nothing but serious. all kinds of downer posts. granted, … Continue reading

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a breakfast incident

something happened at breakfast this morning that hasn’t happened in a long time.  Zander threw up. this used to be a regular occurrence.  so regular, that it was daily for a while.  just the hint of texture in his food … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – it was a bit windy last week

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a milestone of the stinky kind

last night when dinner was done, Zander told us he had to “go pee pee on da toilet!”.  this has actually, to our happy surprise, become a regular occurrence over the last few days. some of you (those who followed … Continue reading

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Scrolling Saturday – the search for Carl

Melissa from Such Simple Pleasures and Coleen from Manners and Moxie have started something called “Scrolling Saturday“. basically, you re-publish a post from the past. as Melissa put it, “All you do is, take an archived post, one that was … Continue reading

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Haiku Friday: when it rains, it pours

there’s one thing i know this comes from experience when it rains it pours we have no money the move has drained our accounts so over budget of course this would be perfect time for rain to pour it’s raining … Continue reading

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