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July 9, 2008

>My Maggotversary: An Epilogue

> I realize that some of you probably don’t want to hear the rousing conclusion to my Maggotversary story. Hardly anyone out there wants to admit, after all, that they…

July 8, 2008

>Mommy’s Big Night Out

>”Are you The Writer?” The hostess at a trendy restaurant where Hubs and I were celebrating our anniversary last week asked me this question as I scooted into our booth….

July 7, 2008

>Something New

>Well, it was time for a change around here (I think you all have effectively saved me from the plastic people, for one thing. Thanks!), and the lovely and talented…

July 6, 2008

>A Special Occasion

> It began with a chicken. Very, very (very, Hubs, okay?) occasionally, I sort of forget that certain high-ish-priced foods are sitting patiently in the bottom drawers of our refrigerator,…

July 5, 2008


> My four-year-old, Punky, isn’t quite like most of the other kids her age. She spends a good part of each day pretending to be a giraffe. She insists on…

July 4, 2008

>52,567 Hours Together and Counting…

>Dear Hubs, I write quite often on this blog about the parts of our life together with which I think people can identify- the bickering, the shoes that never seem…