Category Archives: the boys

poopy croup

*** just fyi…i started writing this post on April 6th. Logan is all better now…but that fact that i’m just finishing this and posting it now just shows you how frick-frackin’ tired i am! we brought more home from my … Continue reading

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this blog is on tour

my mom came to Ottawa yesterday to pick me up.  she stayed the night, and today she travelled with me and the boys back to my parents’ house.  we got here  around 5pm. we went in my car, and left … Continue reading

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manicures all around

every couple of days i clip the boys’ fingernails. i clip, and then i file…and i file and i file away any sharp edges and corners. and then i file some more. why? because they both have eczema and are … Continue reading

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the good, the bad and the ugly

ever since i saw Sara’s post at Suburban Oblivion, i’ve wanted to do something similar…well, this afternoon the perfect fodder made itself available to me…. the good: Logan finally picked up a cup and tried to drink out of it … Continue reading

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Haiku Friday: an ode to my monkey boys

i have written two poems for Haiku Friday there’s one for each boy ode to Logan note: this might make more sense if you read my post from yesterday… Logan, sweet Logan you are my big baby boy just fifteen … Continue reading

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ea’ peet-za!

since we wanted a quick dinner tonight…a dinner that Zander might actually eat some of (since he has to fast for his upper GI in the morning…dinner is his last meal until lunch tomorrow), we decided to pile the monkeys … Continue reading

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An Imperfect 10

We have been waiting on pins and needles for over 3 weeks for results from Zander’s blood tests. Well, the wait ended today…we finally got the phone call from the pediatrician’s office. The main reason the blood work was done … Continue reading

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I Still Manage To Impress

Hubby made dinner last night. We had our first corn-on-the-cob of the season. It was delicious. Of course, it wouldn’t be dinnertime in our house without shenanigans and goings-on! hubby: (as I’m about to take my first bite from the … Continue reading

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There’s A New Sheriff In Town

There’s a new sheriff in town, and his name would be Zander. He’s tough, he’s not always fair and he takes no prisoners. You see, my dear little Zander has learned a new phrase…from who, I’m sure I have no … Continue reading

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