Monthly Archives: August 2012

Thanks to my mom for spending Labor Day

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Thanks to my mom for spending Labor Day laboring away in the hospital 54 years ago tomorrow!

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Hurricanes and Birthdays

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What in the world do hurricanes have to do with birthdays? For one thing, my birthday is smack dab in the middle of the busiest part of hurricane season. (A fact I didn’t know growing up in Rochester, NY, as I celebrated it up over Labor Day weekend–the weekend before school started. But I digress…) Anyway, join guest vlogger Sandi Lacey and I as we discuss–oh, so intellectually–the similarities between hurricanes and birthdays. Then, if YOU have celebrated a birthday in the last year…um…that means YOU…drop us a comment and let us know if your birthday was hurricane related or not. 🙂

A Morphing Mom’s Message

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After seeing all those cute little first-day-back-to-school pictures on Facebook, got me wanting to ask Kailey to take her picture on her first day back to school. Only problem is, she a senior in college! I could just hear her “Oh, Mom…” now. 🙂 Yep, letting go has never been my strong suit. However, I learned a valuable lesson about “letting go” Kailey’s first night home from the hospital after she was born. And it’s been a life long lesson…

How to Install Brakes on Your Hamster Wheel

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Vlogging to you from Lake Almanor, California (thanks to frequent flyer miles and staying with our friend Lisa)! Sorry folks, we ran into “tech problems” yesterday and couldn’t get this up until today. But hey, the scenery alone is worth the wait!

So you wanna know how to install brakes on your hamster wheel? I thought the solution was crazy until I tried it. Take a gander.