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Melissa Luznicky Garrett
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I got in trouble today. 
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Young Nutmeg used to spend his days staring longingly at the Great Beyond just over the rickety wooden fence, dreaming of red apples and sweet meadow hay, and maybe a girl or boy to call his very own.  Until one day when t...
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My little gymnast learned a difficult lesson this evening (video). #gymnastics  
My youngest daughter overcame her stage fright and performed beautifully at the school talent show this morning, delivering one of her best performances yet. My good friend captured these photos of her as she performed her ro...
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Despite the snow on the ground and the fact it's still so cold in the morning I can see my breath, spring is here. I'm beginning to see signs of it everywhere I look: longer days and more sun, tiny buds on the forsythia, and ...
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We bought more seeds today in anticipation of warmer weather to come: foxglove, daisy, sunflower, columbine, poppy, carrot, swiss chard, tomato - two kind, basil, oregano, rosemary, cat grass, beet, cucumber, and pea. It's st...
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We're getting quite a selection of potted seeds, seedlings, and young plants, so much so that I had to dismantle a plastic shelving unit to create extra room for the pots. The plants are loving the sun today!! But don't let t...
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There's this interesting phenomenon; I'm sure you've experienced it at some point, too. You're in a public venue - say . . . a Starbucks cafe - sitting at the bar by yourself working and doing your own thing. There are plenty...
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Let me start what I anticipate to be a controversial post by saying this, loud and clear: I've had some wonderful, amazing, inspiring teachers. My kids
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Day 77 - New Addition!
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Meet Riley, the newest addition to my budding herpetologist's collection of reptiles. She joins Perry the ball python, Sticky the bearded dr

Day 48 - Thank Goodness for Grandparents
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The kids are off school this week, and while my oldest is recovering from last week's tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (she's been in signifi

Day 40 - Snow Day, Take Two
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As the kids and I were shoveling our Very Long Driveway earlier today, using nothing but our snow shovels and good ole fashioned elbow greas

Day 39 - The Snow Never Bothered Them, Anyway
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At "feels like" 33 degrees, it is a relatively warm day in upstate New York. However we are under a winter storm warning until Tuesday morni

Day 38 - "You Have No Power Over Me"
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I've been dealing with a contrary reader lately. Though never particularly rude, this young, know-it-all reader nevertheless needles and tes

Day 37 - Fifty Shades of Doubt
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When the erotic novel FIFTY SHADES OF GREY debuted, I felt no shortage of annoyance, anger, and jealousy that this book was receiving so muc

Day 36 - Positive Thinking
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It's about this time of year when my hatred of winter multiplies exponentially on an almost daily basis. Gusty winds and blowing snow. Negat

Day 35 - A Return
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My husband and I met last Tuesday with the Committee on Special Education regarding the possibility of securing a recommendation to an area

Day 34 - Required Reading
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I was wondering what I should blog about today when the subject matter practically fell in my lap. It appears that Harper Lee, author of the

Day 33 - Snow Day!
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Local forecasters have, for days, been talking about a snow storm predicted to charge across the central states and up through Pennsylvania

Day 32 - The Journey Begins
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Today is February 1st, which means two things: 1. I blogged the entire month of January, making steady and consistent progress on my self-im

Day 31 - The Mystery of the Missing Wallet
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My husband is forever misplacing things, especially his keys, phone, and wallet. I could say it's an endearing character flaw, goodness know

Day 30 - Commenting Etiquette
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I've been a member of Wattpad for the past four months. Having decided to "write to query" after years of self-publishing, I severed my excl

Day 29 - Cautiously Optimistic
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After another full day at the Cornell Animal Hospital, Perry the Ball Python is now home. His prolapse was successfully reduced and reinsert

Day 28 - Tears & Angst
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Monday evening, my son's ball python Perry suffered his third prolapse in the space of three months. The first time it happened in November,

Day 27 - Risk Assessment
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Did you ever have one of those days you knew would go to pot the moment you opened your eyes? Today was one of those days. It's not that I w

Day 26 - Blizzard 2015
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I've lived in upstate New York for going on fourteen years. Before then, I lived in North Carolina, Kansas, Georgia, and Washington State. T

Day 25 - Duped
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It occurred to me the other day, as I was opening the door for the hundredth time in an hour, that I'm possibly being duped . . . by my dogs

Day 24 - George Lucas
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Teen: "We should name the rooster George Lucas." Me: "George Lucas?" Teen: "Yeah." Me: "Do you even know who George Lucas is?" Teen: "George

Day 23 - TGIF!!
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YAWN! With the setting of the sun, the week is finally over. While it wasn't necessarily a difficult week, it was nevertheless exhausting. B