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Death and Dolphins.

May 17th, 2012 · No Comments

My aunt passed away on Monday. We weren’t particularly close, so I feel more relieved (for her – she passed due to a long wasting disease) than bereft. But, the past month or so, I have been sending a string of condolences to my uncle and grandmother (mom’s mom). I always feel a little awkward, […]

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Well, almost there

December 4th, 2011 · No Comments

Almost mother to two, these days.  I am excited, nervous a bit, and a little nostalgic about my days of being mother to one.  Arianna has taught me so much more about life than any person, excepting my own mother.   Now that I’ve been one, I’m fairly confident that she’ll keep that title…too much […]

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And on the other side…!

January 2nd, 2011 · No Comments

Ari is my world, she really is.  However…she’s also 2!  That magical age people shudder about that falls somewhere after individualization begins and before reasoning takes effect. I am a pretty non confrontational person, in general.  So, I chose a parenting style that suited me.  I am who I am, and that person is not […]

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