Monthly Archives: March 2011

Oh, to be four years old . . .

And dancing with your new teddy bear Rosie you made with Daddy: Advertisements

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I really need to watch what I say . . .

My Bug just said “I’m too old to bend down.”  Hmm– wonder where she heard that?  I really need to get in better shape.

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I love Jimmy Wong!

For those of you who haven’t seen this viral hit, check out musician Jimmy Wong’s response to a bigoted UCLA coed making fun of Asians: And for good measure, here’s his ode to the comforts of Chinese food while visiting … Continue reading

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An Old Lady Hit Me With Her Car!

I’m not quite sure why I feel compelled to write about this, but here we go!  Wednesday evening I arrived at preschool/daycare to pick up Bug.  It was a normal Wednesday– since daycare is at a church the parking lot … Continue reading

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Grace & Hope for Children– Need Sponsors

There is a fantastic NGO working in China right now called Grace & Hope for Children.  Grace & Hope provides foster care to children in orphanages throughout Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.  My own beloved Bug received incredibly skilled and loving foster care … Continue reading

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Friday Funnies

For anyone out there who needs a laugh, here are a couple of my favorite Kids in the Hall sketches:  Happy Friday!

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Boo You! Monday: Discrimination Against the Mentally Ill

For today’s Boo You! I’d like to talk about the stigma associated with being mentally ill, and the discrimination the mentally ill face. I have suffered from the mental illnesses of anxiety and depression since childhood.  Since first obtaining treatment about … Continue reading

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I heart Zach Galifanakis

This is just too cute: http://www.hulu.com/watch/223362/saturday-night-live-digital-short-zach-looks-for-a-new-assistant Zach Galifanakis is one bizarrely cuddly guy.

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Boo You! Monday: The Mommy Wars

It looks like the ugly Mommy Wars have reared their ugly head again. For those of you blissfully out of the loop, this essay seems to have gotten everything going: http://www.salon.com/life/feature/2011/02/28/leaving_my_children In it, a woman quite eloquently recounts leaving her … Continue reading

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The awesomest toy ever!

I can’t believe what I found today!  This is the funniest, most awesomest thing I’ve seen in a while: This is Perry the Platypus from Phineas and Ferb, the best kids show ever.  But what you can’t see from the … Continue reading

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