Category Archives: age

Laughing with the girls

This morning I had my dreaded hair coloring appointment.  I don’t mind going in every 5 weeks for my haircut but I just hate getting it colored.  This morning it was a little different.  We were alone for one.  Normally … Continue reading

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Is it time for me to move on over??

Okay all of you women out there, and the men. I value your opinion too!! I’m 28, fairly close to 30. I’m actually coming to terms with this. I know, I never thought I would be okay with it but … Continue reading

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Is there a perfect slacker? By Jen Henry

I’ve been re-reading Confessions of a Slacker Mom. This is a short little light narrative read that my mother in law gave me shortly after Catherine’s birth. I think her reasoning was to point out to me that parenting could … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could be any age for the rest of your life, what age would you choose?

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Kids Korner

Do your parents make you do what they want to with your hair?  If you could do what you wanted with it, what would you do?

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Oct 5 Happy Birthday Michael (mssc54)

Happy 54th Birthday Michael Wishing you the best day ever.

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The doctors visit

A middle-aged woman seemed sheepish as she visited her gynecologist. Come now, coaxed the doctor, you’ve been seeing me for years! There’s nothing you can’t  tell me. This ones kind of strange… Let me be  the judge of that, the doctor replied. … Continue reading

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Color Is Good

Yesterday I went to the doctor for my yearly physical. My blood pressure was high, my cholesterol was high, I’d gained some weight, and I didn’t feel so hot. My doctor said eating right doesn’t have to be complicated and … Continue reading

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2 Connected By Holocaust Reunited After 63 Years

I’m not sure why I’ve always been so interested in anything and everything that has to do with the Holocaust.  But ever since I can remember, something about it really grabs me in.  I’m not sure if it’s the historical aspect … Continue reading

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Kids Korner

What do you think is the hardest thing about growing up?

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Kids Korner

Do you think there is an age when people are to old to be punished for the mistakes they make?

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Empty Nest at 28??

I know I’m only 28 but this feeling is already here!! I get sad every year when Bailey goes back school. But it’s entirely different this time. The transition between 2nd and 3rd grade I think is a HUGE one. He suddenly … Continue reading

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When is it time to stop driving??

This is such a sensitive issue but one that I’ve been thinking about a lot.  When is it time for someone to surrender their drivers licence?  I’ve done some reading on it and here are two articles in case your interested in reading … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin..okay, lets go!

I am not one to ever talk about politics.  I hate it.  In my experience, all it leads to is arguments.  We all have our own opinions and some people think they can always change your mind so in my … Continue reading

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When is it time to leave your kids home alone/Where have all the babysitters gone?

I was reading this post today written by my friend Jen Henry over at Parent2Parent and it got us to talking about babysitters.  So my little brain went nuts.  I’d been thinking about this quite a bit lately so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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3 Grandma’s

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9 year old banned from playing baseball

Here is 9 year old Jericho Scott.  He used to play baseball in New Haven, Conn.  He has been banned from playing.  He was told he’s to good to play and he should play somewhere else because he scares the other … Continue reading

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The day I’ve been dreading!!

I knew someday this day would come. Did I think it would come when I was 28? NO!!! I HAVE GREY HAIR!!!!! Oh my God!!!!! Not just one or two…quite a few actually. There they are staring right at me, … Continue reading

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Keep your pants up in Chicago

I will admit I’m not fond of this look but I just figured I was getting old.  But make sure to pull up your pants in Chicago.  They now have a $25 fine if you can see more than three … Continue reading

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Sometimes Summer Sucks

You know, sometimes summer sucks!  It’s actually one of my favorite times of year up until it’s time to find a swimsuit!  I own a lot of them, but I don’t like most of them.  At the time I bought … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

If you could fix a part of your body, what would it be?

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Talking to your kids AS they grow

I’ve heard a lot of people say “when is the time to talk to our kids” about sex or drugs?  Things that are important.  Things that really matter and kids have to know.  People act scared to have “those” talks.  … Continue reading

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Does anyone buy CD’s anymore?

Do you buy CD’s anymore?  I really want to say “albums” but I know they are long gone so CD’s will have to do.  The reason I ask this is I’ve been guilty lately of just buying a song.  If … Continue reading

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After all this time…

I think I was one of the last ones I know that didn’t have a computer. Now that I have one I am blown away by the old friends I have found and how much everyone has changed. I’m talking … Continue reading

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Seemingly Simple

I’m pretty young, 24…oh okay I’m almost 28 and only have one child. Is this an open invitation to ask me, “so when are you having another?” I get it, they see or hear I have only one and then … Continue reading

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