Category Archives: The Eldest

The Elder & only Daughter

Once upon a time there was a girl…

She was not like other girls her age. Her view of the world was different. Her response to the world was different. Her peers didn’t understand her. She loved to act silly and wasn’t embarrassed by much. She had her own style … Continue reading

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Ability to climb a tree…or sit still…or be ‘perfect’…

I love this quote from Albert Einstein. It serves as a reminder in a world where expectations aren’t always set so that everyone has a chance of meeting them. I have to remind myself of this when dealing with my … Continue reading

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Where is that #$?!# Umbrella????

You know the old cliche…”When it Rains it Pours”? Well this week I need an Arc! Highlights of the week include: A certified letter from a bank telling us our landlords are being foreclosed on. Lovely. Landlord denies we need … Continue reading

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Busy Stalking…

We like to play Words with Friends and Draw Something in our family. My Dear Hubs, the Drama-Tween and I play against each other while sitting around the living room. I guess it’s the modern equivalent of family game night! … Continue reading

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Don’t Make Eye Contact!

You know what I’m talking about. You go to the school for the carnival or career night or a holiday party. You see the table. The one situated right up front where you have to pass by it to get … Continue reading

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