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We Just Got a Letter….

I have officially reached a new low in dorkiness in referencing Blue’s Clues. Deal with it, please. A letter arrived from camp from Big Cutie today and has me grinning from ear to ear. She starts it ~ Dear Mom, I … Continue reading

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Footloose and Fancy-Free

With The Cuties off at sleep away camp I am not responsible for checking in on, providing for, meeting up with, or otherwise merely keeping alive another human being for the first time in 11 years, 8 months and 29 … Continue reading

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It Was Quite the Day

The Cuties and I left The Happy Place for yet another rather special destination. We did not travel lightly. {I told you so}. Bright and early this morning The Cuties stepped onto the bus to head off to summer camp, … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams

I’m continuing to deal with any anxiety I have about The Cuties being gone for a month at overnight camp through Crafting Therapy. I wonder if there’s a certification program for that? Like most families, we have a bedtime ritual … Continue reading

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Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah!

This summer my Cuties are going to sleep away camp for the first time. For a month. Everyone is over the top excited, but the Mama in me is rather sad at the prospect of not hearing about their day … Continue reading

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My Week in Numbers

Here’s what I’ve been up to this week, by the numbers: 1000 piece puzzle completed. I am a seriously obsessive puzzle-doer, folks.  I stayed up past 1:00 am more than once this week attempting to put a dent in this … Continue reading

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Movie Night!

While The Cuties were off at Ski Camp, Cute Husband and I were able to enjoy multiple date nights without worrying about babysitters or watching the clock.  Since that hasn’t happened in over a decade, it was a luxury we … Continue reading

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A Special Day

Both my girls are having special days. And they are far away from me and while I’m a little choked up about it, I see what a great thing this is.  I’m far from ready for them to leave the … Continue reading

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She Flies Through the Air with the Greatest of Ease!

This week Little Cutie started a new camp with a Flying Circus.  It’s the first summer the JCC has offered this camp and we weren’t sure what to expect, but it sounded like something my wild child might enjoy so … Continue reading

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A Glorious Day at the Pool

Big Cutie has been working hard at her swimming.  Please don’t underestimate the magnitude of that statement.  Lots of kids try hard, but swimming for Big Cutie is a particularly big challenge. Think about the motion of your freestyle swim … Continue reading

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