NaBloPoMo

Ways the Walking Boot Sucks

November 12, 2013

Look, I promise this isn’t going to become the “wah my ankle” blog, but seriously, this thing sucks. Better than crutches, yes, but still not great. Why? Let me show you: I’ve had the stupid thing for 1.5 days, and my back & hips already hurt like crazy because of the height issue. Because the […]

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Are You KIDDING Me?

November 11, 2013

I was on solo parenting duty this weekend while N.C. was up in LA for a convention. It was…well, it was 3 straight days with my 4 year old, so it had its moments. Friday wasn’t a great parenting day, for a lot of reasons, although there were some nice moments, particularly during dinner when […]

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Bring Back the Words Prompts & Link Up: Week 22

November 10, 2013

Jeez, even during NaBloPoMo I can’t seem to manage doing both of my own prompts. Someday I’ll make it! On that note, I’ve decided that for the rest of NaBloPoMo, I’m going to keep all the prompts open until the end of November. If only for my sake, but also in case anyone else needs […]

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The Snow Globe

November 8, 2013

Today was a rough parenting day. I didn’t get a lot of sleep, Jackson is still getting up early (stupid time change, you can just bite me), N.C. was gone for art biz stuff, and Jackson…well, Jackson was Jackson. We had some small skirmishes throughout the morning, all escalating as he got more tired (dude, […]

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Seriously Come On Self

November 7, 2013

So, on Sunday we were getting dinner at In-N-Out, and as we were walking in, I somehow managed to step off a half-inch of curb (like where a sidewalk slopes into a driveway? Yeah, like that), and completely bite it. I felt my ankle rolling, and tried to stop myself, but I was not successful. […]

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