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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…

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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….

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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…

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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,…

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July 5, 2008

>Weirdo

> 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…

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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…