Category Archives: “Holidays”

Easter Unplugged

When you have five kids and prep for an Easter egg hunt, you can’t just rely on the hard boiled dyed ones, you have to supplement with plastic and then try to decide what goes inside of them in a migraine-inducing trip to Target. Because heaven forbid you hide EMPTY eggs. They forgive you with […]

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When Santa Goes AWOL

Silly me. I thought if I got everything done on The List in the appointed time frame and stood in the long lines without whining and wrapped the presents with gritted teeth while listening to Imagine Dragons really loud (hey, I have to cleanse my palate from the non-stop sugary jumbo pop of carols somehow) […]

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A Christmas Miracle

Having a BFF with a good memory is both blessing and curse. You never know what people remember about you, especially if you don’t remember it yourself. We were sitting among girlfriends over wine one evening, and she said, “Remember the time we took our boys to the Wild Animal Park?” “Pick any year out […]

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