Category Archives: Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day…to All Mothers

At the gym, a woman came up to me and told me she saw me, Gary, and the kids riding bikes and walking near the gym the other day.¬† She said she thought all of us together¬†looked so sweet, and … Continue reading

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Hardest Person to Shop For!

There’s only one problem with Mother’s Day: the mother I have to shop for! This woman does not like flowers (here is a direct quote: “All they do is die”); does not wear rings, bracelets, or most other jewelry; is … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to the woman responsible for the Smirking Cat…okay, I didn’t intend for that to sound like an accusation, Mom! My mother enjoyed the following privileges and joys of raising an angelic youngling like me: *Me announcing, at … Continue reading

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Stepmom Gift Ideas

Hallmark is overflowing with pink, glittery, flowery cards proclaiming the greatness of mothers everywhere, which is wonderful…if you’re into that sort of pink, glittery thing. If not, I thought I’d offer up some more down-to-earth and fun choices for a … Continue reading

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