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June 6, 2012

Not my child …

Catching up, part 2. “Everyone is doing it.” “All teenagers try it. It’s normal.” “Why do you have to make such a big deal out of this.” “It isn’t bad for you. Why is alcohol legal when it is so much worse? It should be legal!!!”

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June 4, 2012

Zoe’s Dance Recital

My mom flew in late Friday night (and left Sunday evening … but that’s antoher story!) to see Zoe perform in her second-ever dance recital.  Zoe was so proud and happy to have Grammy here.  The bigger news for me than the recital, was her debut without the strawberry hemangioma on her lip! She had […]

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May 31, 2012


The school year has come to an official end.  I actually slept in today until 8:30 and it was heavenly.  I didn’t have to get up, corral 5 children and send them off to their separate schools.  No searching for matching socks, clean underwear or the missing shoe.  It’s done. Thank God.  This has probably […]

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April 6, 2012

A small request

With the residency match over, I’d like to throw out a shameless request: Would you consider going to the Amazon site for my book and liking it on FB or even posting a link on your FB? It’s hard to get the word out about the book and any visibility would be greatly appreciated!   […]

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You earned an upgrade

I was playing a game of Hot and Cold with Zoe in the car yesterday while I drove her to afternoon Kindergarten. It sounded something like this: Me: I’m thinking of something Zoe: Give me a hint So the hint giving started while I assessed each guess at being hot or cold.  After she got […]