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The Loony Bin

October 5, 2011

Seeing the world through rose colored glasses

Where was I? The last couple of weeks have been filled to the brim with activities.  It’s times like these that remind me of just how good being a mom is.  I have marveled the last two weeks at how much my kids have grown up over the last couple of years.  I find myself […]

The Loony Bin

September 21, 2011

Enter crazy homeschooling mom …

Me. No, really …. my crazy has now extended to homeschooling and I’m ok with it. I’m so ok with it that I don’t notice how much of a rebel I have become.  This feels normal.  Does anyone remember when I said that they don’t make enough Prozac for me to homeschool? I’m too lazy […]

The Loony Bin

September 15, 2011

Another catch up

I have a feeling my recent inadequacies posting are going to be a foreshadowing of things to come.  Since school started, life in the loony bin has been crazier than usual.  There is really no other way to say it.  I’ve tried everything that I can think of to take things down a notch including […]

The Loony Bin

September 5, 2011

Yah, it’s been busy …

As in, no I haven’t written lately and … talk to the hand.  Are the teenagers still saying that?  Probably not.  Yesterday my 15 year old daughter looked at me and said: “Mom, I used to see youth in you, but now I just see old.” What? It’s been crazy the last couple of weeks.  […]

The Loony Bin

August 22, 2011


And so it begins. School started for Andrew and Alex this morning at 8am.  In preparation of my sons starting 11th *gulp* and 7th grade, I was so worried about oversleeping that I couldn’t fall asleep.  The last time I glanced over at my clock, it read 3am.  I considered getting up, making myself a […]