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Summer Recap

On Monday, August 13, 2018, I will have a fourth and sixth grader. Summer will continue to make us sweat buckets, visit Soak City, and eat all the ice cream. But our Summer Bucket List has been completed and there were many lessons learned during #WilsonSummer2018. Curls and Red started summer camp for the first… Continue reading Summer Recap

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This One is for All the Parents Out There, Part Two

STUFF WE SAW   MUSIC TELEVISION TRYING TO STAY RELEVANT "I AM ONE WITH THE NOODLE" YOUTUBE CONCERT WITH MARSHMELLO (IT'S 2018 Y'ALL) MY GIRL MET LD SHADOW LADY AND SHE WAS OVER THE MOON PRACTICING OUR FACEBOOK REACTIONS IRL SNEAK PREVIEW OF TEEN TITANS GO TO THE MOVIES  You know that part in Pinocchio… Continue reading This One is for All the Parents Out There, Part Two

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This One is for All the Parents Out There

It has been a jam packed summer at the Wilson house. We did Seattle at the end of June, followed by Fourth of July smack in the middle of the week, and then cousins from the East Coast came to visit last week. It didn't leave much time for writing which left me grumpy but… Continue reading This One is for All the Parents Out There

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Summer Vacation

Operation make the kids so tired they can't fight (aka, summer break) hit the ground running this past weekend. Saturday we saw Solo (don't listen to the haters, it was great) and Sunday we spent the day in LA with friends. First stop was Mr. Holmes Bakehouse for breakfast: Goodies for daaaaayyzzz Yes, I took… Continue reading Summer Vacation

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The OC, Part Deux

The country is moving one step closer every day to becoming Gilead. My rage is leaving me exhausted and sad. I feel like I have been shouting from a cliff since November 2016 and only my echo is answering me. But we only have 7 days until the last day of school. The holiday weekend… Continue reading The OC, Part Deux

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Summer Bucket List 2018: A Survival Guide

Raise your hand if you are a parent who misses the lazy days of summer *all hands and one foot up in the air* I love summer. I love wearing flip flops, outdoor activities become even more fun, and hello, WATERPARKS. But over the years as my kids have gotten older, the fighting and attitude is… Continue reading Summer Bucket List 2018: A Survival Guide

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LA Times of Festival of Books

Tamale. Salsa. Music. Books. Festivals are abound. California provides an excess of outdoor events to enjoy the year round summer like conditions that we are lucky enough to have. Farmers Markets, Art Walks, and outdoor malls like LA's The Grove or Newport Beach's Fashion Island are all destinations that attract tourists and residents. This past… Continue reading LA Times of Festival of Books