Monthly Archives: December 2008

last day of the old year

Lets see… This past year we have started a new job (or hubby has), bought a new house in a new town,received a new son and a new grandson. That is a fair amount of change for one year. Our … Continue reading

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seventeen,going on twelve,trying to be twenty-five

She has been working for a week solid,sans Christmas day. Each day she works she wears just a little bit more makeup. Each day she works she becomes just slightly more furtive. The other manager is keeping her and her … Continue reading

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do we or don’t we?

We need to decide if we are going to consummate the adoption in February or not. If we are, we need to get all the paperwork in so as to get our court date and the new birth certificate etc. … Continue reading

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contemplating

The angry smile is back. I hate that smile. I now point it out when I see it. Being the contrary thing that he is, youngest has refused to use his punching bag. Once again all interaction must be done … Continue reading

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our first Christmas with the youngest

It went well on most levels. We tend to keep low key holidays anyway. Christmas is spent playing with new gifts,eating too much rich food,and enjoying family. Our newest son kept himself separated from the rest of the family more … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS

That’s all.I’ll be back on the twenty- sixth

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it’s getting better

I’m better today. The kids are better as well.No one is ticking. No one is lying (that I know about anyway). Newest son seems to finally allowing himself to relax. He is just as obnoxious as his brothers. I went … Continue reading

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poor me

WARNING THIS POST CONTAINS UNCENSORED WHINING!!!! I am sick. Poor me. My throat hurts and my lymph glands are swollen and my ears hurt and I am short of breath. Poor me. The kids are doing better today. I should … Continue reading

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crazy lying and my chamelon child

I do not like lying. I especially do not like lying for it’s own sake. Of course, the one thing all my kids here at the house have in common is crazy lying. Oh,it goes away for a while. A … Continue reading

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the baton has been passed

Today the troubled child is my older twelve year old. He is a toe-walking,facial ticking,deer in the headlights and is unable to play with his newest brother(he isn’t restricted,he simply cannot play). He is one hundred percent overloaded.He can not … Continue reading

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