Wishing you hope, love, laughter, success, understanding, clarity and perspective in 2014!
Enjoy the song, I Hope, from one of my favorite bands, the Dixie Chicks. The perfect sentiment for this bright new year.
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Yes,the girls’ excitement for our advent calendar has waned a bit, but they do continue to show some enthusiasm for unwrapping and reading a new book each night. I’ll take what I can get.
Here they are:
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On the drive to the store,I gave myself a mental pep talk that went something like this: “Suck it up. You are spoiled. People shop with their kids every day and handle it just fine. So can you. Let’s do this. You will not die. No one has ever died from taking their kids to the grocery store.”
See?Horrified with a touch of pride. Because the kid's gotta point.
I can't be the only parent who gets this odd feeling of accomplishment from time to time. Please share yours.
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"Some people just need to walk off this Earth."
(in reference to a gerbil wheel, which more often than not these days I feel like I'm scampering around in)"Let me get on my wheel."
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