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Surrender

I have been waiting for this stop, this city, for a year – since the last time I was here. New York City. It is, to date, my favorite place in the world. And I am sick. I want to … Continue reading

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Cool and Uncool.

Things That Are Not Cool: >> Having both of your children sick at the same time. >> Waking up in the middle of the night to find one of your children throwing up in your bed.  On your sheets. >> … Continue reading

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I’m doing the happy syndrome dance. But not with popcorn.

Ladies and gentleman, we have a diagnosis. If you haven’t been following the seemingly never ending saga of what the fuck is up with Miss Britt’s health, this post will make no sense and be of no interest to you. … Continue reading

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How To Fail At Motherhood Before 9 AM

He doesn’t usually crawl into bed with me. That should have been a sign. “Devin, what are you doing?” I asked as the alarm blared again and I realized my nine year old son was snuggled into his father’s side … Continue reading

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Coughing

I’m writing this from the holding room in the urgent care. Not the waiting room, mind you. The holding room- where they take your blood pressure and your temperature and promise you that the doctor will be in soon. And … Continue reading

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Why I hate my children

My neck is officially wider than my head. And lumpy. My neck is lumpy. Because there are two golf balls sticking out of the side of it just behind each ear. My throat is swelling shut. It’s starting to get … Continue reading

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