Category Archives: the monkey called Zander

i’m okay

the last few several months have a been an emotional roller coaster.  having to watch helplessly while your 6 year-old loses all of his hair is not easy. when something happens to our children, whether it be a scraped knee, … Continue reading

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mommies don’t have penises

bedtime for the boys started out pretty normal tonight. diapers changed, pajamas on, and teeth brushed, we went into Logan’s room to put him to bed first. as usual, Zander helped us sing “rock-a-bye Logan”, and then yelled “bounce!” as … Continue reading

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mr. contrary

did you ever read those mr. men and little miss books when you were younger? you know the ones…Little Miss Sunshine, Mr. Fussy, etc., written by British author Roger Hargreaves. i did. i loved them. well, i have an idea … Continue reading

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Haiku Friday: the magic of corn

the magic of corn such a strange phenomenon such a small veggie no matter how much we chew chew chew when we eat it reappears whole sorry if that’s tmi, but seriously…whaddup with that??? the other day we had corn … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Happy New Year!

well, it’s 10:41pm here….i’m sitting on the couch blogging, and hubby is currently de-linting a tennis ball (Logan tends to eat lint whenever he finds it). do we know how to party, or what? since we became parents, our New … Continue reading

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