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I have to repeat myself


I have so many pressing things on my mind to write about, but today I was forced to go to the grocery store by people who think they are supposed to eat. While there, I was sure that I would die of the food boredom that has become my existence. […]

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Repentance


Tonight begins the holiday of Yom Kippur – so, “Happy Yom Kippur?”  Nothing too happy about a holiday that starves, tires, and tortures (no coffee!) but woo hoo… I guess. Tonight and all day tomorrow are about repentance and forgiveness and renewal – things I need so much, but I […]

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One week down, 432,987 more to go!


At least that is what it feels like.  It shocked me to realize that we have only been at this hospital game for one week. Trust me, this parenting thing is not for the faint of heart! We have had more ups and downs in the last few days than […]

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Who invented Lacrosse anyway?


When is it ok to just say that things kind of suck and are not going the way you wanted them to go?  Or, do we have to look on the bright side all the time? Take the whole cerebral palsy thing.  It turns out, as Max’s new psychologist seems […]

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Just Plain Weird


Ten years…. Max’s age as of last week and the amount of time I have been a mom to a child with cerebral palsy.  One would think, I would think, that I would have gotten the hang of it by now. This past year brought Max much success and many […]

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A few words to Sophie


I have sat down to write about Sophie and her Bat Mitzvah a few times but there is just too much to say. Instead, I would rather preserve the feeling we had when we spoke to her during the party… I think it says it all… It seems rather funny […]

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