Category Archives: Reading

The waiting game

This marks the second [and hopefully last] occasion I’ve had strep throat as an adult.  I can’t remember ever having it as a child though I probably did.  Adam and I both caught it within days of each other.  Suffice … Continue reading

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Ends and beginnings

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” How’s that for a cliché breakup quote?  Several days ago my significant other and I parted ways.  In an highly atypical move I spoke very little of it on this blog.  … Continue reading

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Grab beer, inflate slide, make exit

Yet another night of insomnia.  At this point I’ve become quasi-nocturnal.  ‘Quasi’ because one can only sleep so much during the day with two children.  Slumber is overrated. Does anyone else remember Steven Slater?  Four years ago Mister Slater found … Continue reading

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Goth teens and fake nails

I am:  politically savvy; progressive; well-versed on current affairs; an avid reader; passionate about social justice issues; a college graduate; involved with my Unitarian Univeralist congregation; a feminist; and very opinionated.  You’d never know from my recent posts.  Lately all … Continue reading

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Snatching yo people up

Most of the time I can totally relate to shark girl, especially when it comes to this blog.  Lately my heart just hasn’t been in it.  My boyfriend and I are separated [more on that later], work keeps me swamped, … Continue reading

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JiLTED: July 6th, 2013

JiLTED is back in business! Feedback from our mini-preview [January ’12] was overwhelmingly positive. In fact, because we so value your time and continued readership, we spent a year and a half perfecting our debut issue. 😉 Want to be … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon

Crib – check Travel system [car seat + stroller] – check Battery operated swing – check Portable bouncer seat – check Bottles – check Formula – check Bibs – check Diapers – check Wipes – check Changing table – check … Continue reading

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