December 31, 2013
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Pile of XMAS 2013

HAPPY LAST DAY OF 2013!! I hope everyone had a great holiday season. We had quite the Christmas here in the Bland household. My seventy-year-old mother and my twin sister flew into town and spent a few days with us, … Continue reading

October 22, 2013
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Where’s Oprah when I need her? Talking to my kids about the birds and the bees.

When I was a kid, I remember being given a book that described how two large round cartoon people made a baby. I also remember that somewhere in the middle of the book it suggested that you ask your mom … Continue reading

August 29, 2013
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I am an idiot, Issue 10: Pulling a Meredith

Mike, my amazing husband, surprised me by repainting our guest room/office last week. I was going to start working on it once the kids started school and planned on finishing somewhere around retirement, so I was beyond thrilled that he … Continue reading