August 12, 2014
by Meredith Bland
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Car-versations: This is why we’re married.

This weekend, the family drove about an hour and a half away from Seattle to go to my husband’s company picnic. The conversations on the way over made me remember why I enjoy him so much. It’s never a bad … Continue reading

August 8, 2014
by Meredith Bland
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Netflix for kids: Kindness is Magic

The number one lesson I try to teach my kids is that kindness is the most important thing in the world. That, and Mallowmars. Now, if Mallowmars were sentient and could be kind, THEY would be the most important things … Continue reading

June 19, 2014
by Meredith Bland
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Thank you for your honesty, PLUS some awesome giveaway madness

I don’t cook very often. The reason for that is that I am a bad cook, My husband, however, is a good cook. For example, here’s what happens when my husband and I go into the kitchen to make dinner … Continue reading

May 27, 2014
by Meredith Bland
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Tipsy Lit, a retraction, and a call for submissions.

Hello! For today’s post, I am lucky enough to be a guest poster over at Tipsy Lit! They are doing a series of posts on parenting, and I got to write a post on parenting humor. So click on THIS LINK HERE and … Continue reading

May 22, 2014
by Meredith Bland
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Beep beep smash.

A week ago I had my first car accident in twenty years. That sentence makes it sound dramatic. It’s not. We were exceptionally lucky and had nothing more than some paint rubbed onto our front bumper. In fact, my first … Continue reading