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THE MAN DRIVES

“The man drives and the woman sits next to him,” said my three year old, who lives with his mother who drives him EVERYWHERE. “What are you talking about,” I said. “I drive you and I am a woman!” “No, … Continue reading

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CABLE BE GONE

I decided to get rid of my cable. There was a time I lived for my cable/Tivo combo. It was totally worth all the money I was being charged for cable + box rentals+DVR monthly charges… I could watch anything … Continue reading

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DUMB MATH

So I’m on the Halloween Party Committee at preschool – actually, I’m the co chair. I signed up knowing I’d be helpful and enthusiastic… and really good at it. I’m a producer! I’m a party lover – Look out new … Continue reading

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THE CIRCUS AND THE BEST ACT

S wanted to go to the circus. Thanks to children’s programming (mostly an old Mr. Rodger’s episode I rented from the library) and a few circus books, the circus was in order. So I found a non animal circus was … Continue reading

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CHECKING IN…..

Hi All, This month, Spenser dropped his nap. This means, he’s going to bed earlier, right? Um…. no. I try. I’m trying…. but this boy won’t fall asleep till 10! Sleeps till 8.  He seems OK getting 10 hours, but … Continue reading

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MY TAKE ON MOTHER’S DAY

The purpose of this blog was never to brag about my child. But lately, my sweet boy will turn to me while eating a meal and say, “Thank you for the food, Mama.” It blows me away. I don’t know … Continue reading

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SINGLE MOM FINANCIAL REPORT

I was quoted here, on Credit Guard.com (I guess I’m an expert single mom.) Thanks for thinking of Mom Solo, Credit Guard!

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OH VALENTINE’S DAY….

The best Valentine’s Days for me were as a child. Those days, Valentines days were about getting paper cards signed by friends, in a paper bag you spent an hour of school decorating with red construction paper, sequins and doilies. … Continue reading

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DO I NEED A DATE?

And… the Mom Solo thing is happening in a new way – again! For almost 3 years, I’ve just been a Mom Solo, doing my thing. Being happy and independent and stuff. Then… preschool approached. And, I mean, nothing has … Continue reading

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FISH & CHIPS

I’ve been wanting to take Spenser to the aquarium for some time now… I have such fond memories of my babysitting days, taking the little girls to see the fish, sharks and penguins. Going to the cafe and having something … Continue reading

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