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Working Mother Magazine asked me for a video…

...to give parenting advise/help to Moms. I don't think they knew who they were asking. See if this video helps...
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Yep, I fell off stage…
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Yep, I fell off stage…

Not figuratively...literally. I said, "Thank you, goodnight!" and fell off the stage. I guess it was bound to happen. I've...
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Vocabulary smart-ish…
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Vocabulary smart-ish…

Nate: "Mommy, did you know that Peregrine Falcons are voracious eaters?" Me: "I did not know that. Wow..."voracious" is an...
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Mother’s Day rant…

OK so I was a guest blogger for Mother's Day awhile back. They thought it was worth reposting so here...
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My Budding Artist…The “Bathroom Period”
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My Budding Artist…The “Bathroom Period”

We've been getting lots of art from our 6 yr old. It's actually quite good for his age. perspective, colors,...
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Want to know about “Frozen”?

We went to see Frozen... here's what I thought www.comedyfilmnerds.com. What did YOU think?  
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“Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2” review…

  We loved the first "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs".  Did we love the second?  Hmmmm.... Go here to...
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“Say, Cheese!” and other things to say if you want bad photos…

Come on, People! Picture (taking) People to be exact. If you spent just a couple more bucks an hour, you...
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“This house protected by Taekwondo…”

The boys have been taking Taekwondo lessons for  8 months now. They've each gone from a white belt to a...
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Surprise Birthday Party: BIG parenting fail #2…

It started off so well... Nate came into my bedroom one morning, about a month before his birthday, "Mommy...I want...
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Epic Mommy Fail: A Cautionary Tale…

I can remember rolling my eyes when my Mom would start her rant at the dinner table, "EAT YOUR FOOD!...
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“Mommy, I need help…”

That statement is never followed by good stuff. "Mommy, I need help carrying this present I made you." Or "Mommy,...
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Playing dress-up…

Mark and I were invited to a dear friend's wedding last night. My Mom came over to watch the kids...
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When fantasies turn creepy…

  It all started many, many moons ago. I was 18 and on a date.The date took me to Medieval...
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“Monsters University”…

I posted my latest "Mommy & Me" comedy review over at ComedyFilmNerds.com  Tell me what you think.     PS...
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We let Willow go…

And to all my naysayers I say, "HA!" Didn't think I could do it, huh? Who am I kidding...I didn't...
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I hired a “smell guy”…

"Mark, what is that smell?!!" "I didn't do it!" "No! Not that kind of smell...it's coming from the laundry room...it...
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Drum roll, please….

NO POOP ON MY PORCH TODAY!!!!! HORAH!! Either my sign worked, or they're still plotting their next move. I would...
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Passive / agressive dog poop…

Not everyone is a dog person. I get that. But what kind of sad and miserable life must you have...
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We’re foster parents!

We got an email from our friends at Poodle and Pooch Rescue with this photo:   They were asking families...
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