Category Archives: having fun

You Know It’s Summer When…

In the movie “Hotel Transylvania” a young boy teases Count Dracula, saying, “Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah” mimicking his famous Transylvanian accent. Drac replies, “I don’t say ‘Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah.’” in exactly the same way the boy had teased.  So, here’s my blah blah blah… … Continue reading

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10 Reasons I LOVE Being a Mom to my Special Kids!

I sometimes think us mothers of children with special needs are more tired than mothers of children without special needs. Maybe that’s true… maybe not. Since I’m fully in the first category, I cannot speak for what life is like … Continue reading

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Life Is Short!

“ I wish they had this in Penn Station when I was commuting. You can bet I’d take THAT Fast Lane EVERY SINGLE DAY! I mean, seriously…. Why walk when you can glide through life? Never pass on an opportunity … Continue reading

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THANKFUL THURSDAY — On Friday — Let the School Year Begin!

The fact that I’m posting this on Friday is evidence that I’m dragging my feet and trying to slow down the progression toward the first day of school. The old soul starts on Tuesday and the boys start on Wednesday. … Continue reading

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More Fun = More Happiness

I think I need to plan more fun stuff to do in between the things I HAVE to do in my life. Quoting my happiness Guru, Gretchen Rubin, over at The Happiness Project: Writer Jean Stafford scoffed, “Happy people don’t … Continue reading

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