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Almond Joys and the Perfect Halloween

Halloween was awesome. Despite the rain. Despite the subsequent stomach flu and pink eye. Despite the fact that I did not get one single Almond Joy. And despite the iron-willed face paint that still somehow has a death grip on my face. It was awesome. We kicked off the evening’s festivities…

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Albuterol, More Like Albuterawful…

Today we bought a nebulizer. Because the boys are sick and Archie is wheezing again and the doctor though it might be a good idea for us to have one on hand to help head off these coughs before they turn ugly. And I am okay. …Which might sound like a funny…

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I Wish My Kids Could Live in Throwback Thursday

Being a kid in the 21st century should be a blast. Cartoons are available 24/7, there are healthy foods that actually taste semi-good and you can ride to and from school on your very own hoverboard! Okay, well that last one may not be true, but because Back to the Future…

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#Saturday

This morning, all the Bandas boys and I took a walk through our neighborhood. Well, more specifically, He and I walked while Oliver booked it around us in circles on his “four-wheeler” (that’s what he calls his bike with training wheels) and Archie scooted around on his yellow and red, Fischer…

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Why it’s Terribly Awesome to be a Mother

Today’s post was inspired by a Facebook post from a friend of mine, who shared about the duality of motherhood. Mother’s Day began with a cough, that turned to a gurgle, that turned to a barf, that turned into a rather large series of watery squirts. I’m talking about toddler diarrhea here…

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13.1 Miles to Guilt-Free Chocolate Milk

In 2006 I ran the Boston Marathon. I plodded along the 26.2 miles from Hopkinton to Boston, with no music and no running buddy. Just me and my Asics, pounding the pavement for four hours and three minutes. When the race was over, I got a participatory medal and a…

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