Monthly Archives: June 2010

World Cup Satisfaction

It’s never an awesome feeling when your team is eliminated from the World Cup, and, yes, I think we could have and should have won that game against Ghana. As I said when they scored, “Start Ricardo Clark, give up … Continue reading

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The Quotable Abigail: Part 2

On things to say while wearing Momma’s shoes: “We need to go get coffee.” On things to say while wearing Momma’s shoes: “We need to go to the store.” On things to say while wearing Momma’s shoes: “Okay, you know … Continue reading

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Tallying

Just a quick tally tonight. The question before us is, who did better at predicting the groups, me or Abigail? You may recall that we shared our predictions of how the groups would finish before the first round of the … Continue reading

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Tearful Celebrations

I feel very silly to admit this – literally absurd – but this video made me weep openly. There are actual tears on my cheeks as I write this. It really meant that much.

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The Unbitter Sweet Day

“Daddy’s sad,” Abigail said this morning, around 8:55 am. She had reason to think I might be unhappy. I was throwing myself around the living room, making a wide range of squealing and sputtering noises. If she’d looked closely – … Continue reading

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Come On, Potty People

Abigail has been potty training lately. I anticipated that this would be a substantial challenge, but as with most things, Abigail has taken right to it. On the second or third day, I sat her down on the potty and … Continue reading

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Florence

I don’t believe I’ve mentioned Florence + The Machine on my blog and I now plan to correct this heinous oversight. I can’t stop listening to her music. Literally, I’ll sit in my car after it’s stopped, as the sun … Continue reading

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