Category Archives: weekend


Some things never change.  Last weekend, Bear showed up with broken glasses for the second time in less than a year.  Last time, Gary and I graciously pointed out that the eye doctor we take him to has a branch … Continue reading

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Some weekends with the kids, I nearly grit my teeth down to bloody nubs and damn near sever my own tongue, biting back words that are quite true but nonetheless don’t need to be said where the kids can hear. … Continue reading

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Time Together

After not seeing each other for three weeks, the kids steamrolled into the house like laughing, giddy, smiling hurricanes, with time to make up for.  One evening, I was debating whether to head to the gym for some extra workout … Continue reading

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Getting Away

Usually, my spontaneous ideas turn out to be something I ultimately regret.  Not this one.  When Gary and I decided at the last minute to get away this past weekend, all we really had was a confirmation number, directions on … Continue reading

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Latin Lover

I am not a particularly enthusiastic fan of Mexican food, but Gary loves it.  I had given him a gift certificate for a meal at his choice of Mexican restaurant, with the fine print that the certificate had to be … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Weekend

The good: pumpkin pie The bad: My Steelers lost to the Browns. The good: Gary’s Alabama team destroyed Auburn, 49-0! The bad: It’s Monday morning, and the alarm went off waaaaay too early. The good (a.k.a, the best): Gary and … Continue reading

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My Favorite Weekends

A world record was set this past weekend: the fastest weekend ever!  I felt like I had just come home from work on Friday evening, and then the alarm was rudely blasting bright and crazy early this Monday morning. My … Continue reading

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