Category Archives: caregiving

Dedication

(This was written for my summer league team and will be posted on our website, http://www.heritageoakstorpedoes.com) Years ago during the 2012 Summer Olympic Games there was a commercial. I think it was for laundry soap or something (I will look … Continue reading

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The Haircut

All I wanted was for them to get a haircut. Last week, Lizzie says to me, “Mom, I need a haircut.” “I know sweetie, but it’s just not going to happen between now and next week. Let me get through … Continue reading

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Good Mornings

I am posting rather early because I got up to swim this morning and I have every intention … EVERY INTENTION mind you (so don’t call or text me!), to be asleep on the couch, with my cat, under the … Continue reading

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Fear

Fear comes in all shapes and sizes, and everyone is afraid of something no matter how big or small you are, how old or young or whether you are male or female. For us moms, fear can come in the … Continue reading

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“I Praise Loudly …”

” … I blame softly.” – Catherine the Great Catherine the Great. Wow. They don’t really do that anymore, do they? Assign those kind of nicknames to our leaders anymore. Well, our leaders are assigned nicknames, but I’m pretty sure … Continue reading

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Yellow Baseball Diamonds

I think I mentioned the pollen yesterday. Atlanta has always been known for smog and haze, sometimes getting so thick that when I hike up to the top of Kennesaw Mountain and gaze south toward Atlanta, the pollution is a … Continue reading

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Superheroes and Football Jerseys

Change is in the air! Tiny green buds and tiny green leaves are on the trees. Pink and white dogwoods are spreading their branches, and have you seen the azaleas? But mostly there is just yellow dust, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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