Tag Archives: Birthday

Enjoying the Spell

Let me begin with a few little housekeeping notes: I BEAT CANCER. How’s that for a hashtag BOOM moment?  Cancer Survivor. #BOOM Yup, sucker didn’t stand a chance.  TKO down for the count in the first round. (I am possibly mixing sports slang gibberish to be even more gibberishy, but what the heck.)  The call [...]

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Xavi says You’re Welcome. Oh, and Happy Birthday, Grammy.

Here’s the thing about life: sometimes it hands you free trips to Nantucket to celebrate your mother’s birthday…and sometimes it hands you buckets of vomit from your 2-year-old.  What stinks is when those two things happen on the same day. We drove from Brooklyn to Cape Cod Thursday night, skipping Carlitos’ karate class, surviving downpours, [...]

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Approachable Stir Fry…Oh, and Carrot Cake

Yes, I am fully aware that it is Thursday.  Yes, I am fully aware that this segment is called ‘What’s for Supper Wednesdays.’ Do you not recall that I am feeling all time warp-y this week? I assure you, it has nothing to do with the sick baby whose HUGE top front tooth is also [...]

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Dinosaur Birthday – Part I

Friday was Carlitos’ 3rd birthday and the day began with much restraint, as you can see. My friend and I made the cupcakes the night before, but Carlitos was very instrumental in aiding me with the cupcake decoration on his actual birthday.  I would frost them, roll them in ‘volcanic ash’ (crushed Oreos) and then [...]

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