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About dirtyrottenparenting

I'm a parent of two lovely (most of the time) children. I work full time out of the home and I don't cook well, bake, sew, or do crafty things. I keep my high heels and jewelry at my office because there's no point in having them at home.

A kid’s best friend

My son came  home from school today with a pet he had picked up at school. It had injured it’s leg and he is planning to nurse it back to health and let it go. Apparently the little creature had … Continue reading

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On rations

My oldest is nearly done grade 4 now. This was the year that he stopped giving me hugs every day when I dropped him off at school. This was also the year that I got put on kiss rations. I … Continue reading

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Tree-falling

We’ve got a  pack of pretty decent kids in the neighborhood that our kids hang out with. Most days, when we get the kids home from afterschool care, days with decent weather, the kids head off to play. The other … Continue reading

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