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Lof is all you need

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Lof Is All You NeedClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule It is no secret around my house that 2014 has been a tough year. Our family experienced a significant cancer scare. My oldest son underwent an intense surgery that ultimately transformed the way we deal with his hemophilia treatments. We all caught Whooping Cough despite having […]

Mom writes a letter to Santa

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Mom Writes A Letter To SantaClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Dear Santa, What the ever-loving hell? I thought we had a deal, man?! In exchange for me telling my kids some insane story that you show up in the middle of the night with gifts that would appease their impulsive little hearts YOU would put […]

Backseat cooking: a Thanksgiving cautionary tale

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Backseat Cooking: A Thanksgiving Cautionary TaleClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule photo credit: tuchodi via photopin cc My husband is the worst driver. The. Worst. Driver. He is always gawking at everything but the road. He spots rare birds. He spots a chair in that yard sale back there. He fidgets with the radio. While he […]

Happy FIRST Birthday, Housewife Plus

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Happy FIRST Birthday, Housewife Plus!Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Blogging is dumb. I heard that a few times when I started the Housewife Plus project. The first few months I wrote were boring, unfunny, and totally in secret. No one knew I had a blog. I wrote about everything in the beginning. I had no […]

Meet some Scary Mommies

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Meet Some Scary Mommies And Lend A Hand To A Fabulous CauseClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Scary Mommy is a community of writers, readers, and parents that celebrates – and often pokes fun at – imperfect parenting. Jill Smokler, founder of Scary Mommy has put together an original and superbly funny holiday anthology that will make you laugh, […]

Listen To Your Mother 2015 is coming to Bangor, Maine

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Listen To Your Mother 2015 Is Coming To Bangor, Maine!Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule I am thrilled to announce that Listen To Your Mother 2015 is coming to Bangor, Maine! I have been bursting at the seams trying to keep this a secret for weeks, but now that the official announcement has been made I am permitted […]

5 Reasons to try NaNoWriMo

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5 Reasons To Try #NaNoWriMoClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), which is a fun if not rather ridiculous challenge to writers to compose a novel of 50,000 words between November 1st and the absolute last second of November 30th. Once the writer has finished the novella-sized tome it is […]

BDN Blogger, Sarah Cottrell makes editorial debut in Clash of the Couples

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#clashofthecouples will sucker-punch your funny bone!Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule For anyone who ever thought that committed couples only ever fight about money, sex, or the dishes comes the hilariously absurd, Clash of the Couples. This anthology of modern romance will leave you choking back tears and fits of laughter inspired by the humor writings […]

Scary Mommy’s Guide To Surviving The Holiday’s

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Scary Mommy’s Guide To Surviving The HolidaysClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule I have been buzzing with crazy excitement since September over some pretty dang marvelous news. If you know me then you know that keeping a secret isn’t exactly one of my strong suits since my poker face looks an awful lot my toddler’s worried […]

The Universal Truth of Motherhood

The Universal Truth of MotherhoodClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule This morning I did it. I lost my cool and whisper-screamed, WHAT THE HELL IS WRONG WITH EVERYONE IN THIS DAMN HOUSE?! I didn’t mean to do it. In fact, right after my blast of sour accusation I immediately felt the weight of guilt sucker punching my […]