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ZEV…. A DATE STORY

I’d been writing with Zev, from Jdate for about a week. He was pretty flirty in our exchanges and we decided to meet in person. “Can you meet me at The 17th Street Bar in Santa Monica?” he wrote. “That’s … Continue reading

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC

I’ve been singing songs from The Sound of Music to my 4 year old, and decided to tell him the story of the show. Me: Maria wanted to become a nun, but it wasn’t a good fit for her… S: … Continue reading

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MY FOUR YEAR OLD JUST SAID…

“Mom, can we go to Trader Joe’s and get some things you really don’t need.” Can’t wait to tell him that Trader Joe’s is my husband.

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MAKE YOUR OWN BOOKS!

After a play date with a group of pre-school friends where I realized that body curiosity had set in, I began to look for a good book for 4 year olds about private parts. I found a great site that … Continue reading

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EVERYDAY WE EAT….

Everyday, for the last year, Spenser and I eat Organic, no Pesticide, Non GMO broccoli, spinach, parsley, cabbage, tomato, kale, carrot, beet, garlic, rice bran, oat bran, apple, peach, cranberry, acerola cherry, orange, papaya, prune, date, concord grape, blueberry, ¬†bilberry, … Continue reading

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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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HI ALL…..

Hello again. Hello. I haven’t written in soooooo long. How have you all been? I’ve been good, thanks. We are in pre school. I say we because my day still revolves around it – a semi short morning activity, drop … 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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CRUMBS

My bed is constantly covered in crumbs. Little crumbs from salt on corn chips and big crumbs from toast and flaky croissant crumbs… a tiny, bumpy feast in my sheets. I roll over, at night on sharp specks, poking my … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ON SOLO MOMNESS

For my 200th post I thought I’d write a little reflection piece… Blogging here has allowed me to connect with other mom solos all over the world. At a time when I felt so alone and so scared (even though … Continue reading

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