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Survived the Slumber Party!!

January 31st, 2010 · No Comments

London’s birthday slumber party was a great success… the girls didn’t get to sleep until 2:30 in the morning, so we’re all a bit exhausted. Rex and I were pleased to find that London has a terrific bunch of girlfriends… polite, sweet, but FUN!
We baked the “popcorn bowl” cake ourselves… we’ve been practicing since the […]

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Tags: London · birthday parties

Music Monday, Tale As Old As Time: London’s First Dance, to Beauty and the Beast

August 10th, 2009 · No Comments

As we neared the end of Annie’s Playhouse Summer Stars camp, London told us she had a secret about the big show. She told me that I needed to be ready with my camera for the Beauty and the Beast number and that she needed a long, flowing skirt, but not much more. After the […]

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Tags: London · annie's playhouse · beauty and the beast · music monday

London’s First Ever Sleepaway at Girl Scout Camp in Jockey Hollow Tonight!

July 15th, 2009 · No Comments

I can’t believe it, my baby girl is getting so grown up. This morning, Rex and I put London on the bus to Jockey Hollow Girl Scout Camp with all of her stuff for a one night sleepover — sleeping bag, pillow, favorite stuffed animal, last minute love note from mom snuck into her sleeping […]

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Tags: London · girl scouts · sleepaway camp

Happy 8th Birthday, London!

January 28th, 2009 · No Comments

As London and Maddie were getting ready for bed tonight, we talked about what Mommy and Daddy were doing eight years ago tonight… it was Super Bowl Sunday, and we had spent the entire day at Lenox Hill Hospital, waiting for London… it took the rest of the night and lots of hours of labor, […]

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Tags: London · London and Maddie

Roxy’s Not Going Home Until They Play Brown Sugar!

July 9th, 2008 · No Comments

In my wild single years, I saw my share of closing times at the Jersey Shore Bars. I’d frequently shout to the band, “I’m not going home ’til you play Brown Sugar!“
As we were preparing for the birth of our first daughter, London, my ob-gyn suggested that Rex and I bring along some favorite CDs […]

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Tags: London · brown sugar · childbirth · children · music · parenting

Blubbering Mother of the Year Prepares for Incredible Kid Day at Mendham Township Elementary School

June 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

As the 2007-2008 school year comes to an end, Mrs. Brown’s first grade class at Mendham Township Elementary School is planning a final celebration. On June 12th, we will celebrate “Incredible Kid Day.” To prepare for “Incredible Kid Day,” all of the parents were asked to take some time to reflect and think about why […]

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Tags: Fox Chase Tennis · London · London and Maddie · Maddie · mendham township elementary school · parenting