Doing Laundry

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I share my life with a husband who’s contentedly living life using as few syllables as possible, three teenagers, who are following his lead (until they need money or a ride) and two Springer Spaniels, known as The Old Girl and The Urinator.

This is my outlet.

The Caged Bird Sings a New Tune

The Caged Bird Sings a New Tune

As my training continues for the Ohio – Bike MS: Venture the Valley 2011 ride on Aug. 27-28, 51 years of clean, obscene gesture-free living nearly take a hit.

Aug 09, 2011 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 3

Riding on the Bubble Never Looked So Good

Riding on the Bubble Never Looked So Good

This week’s training ride had me planting my butt to gel-filled seat, focused on distance. Hills suddenly felt a whole lot better.

Jun 20, 2011 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 4

Holy Crap!

Holy Crap!

There’s nothing like a nice steep hill and a bike to bring out the potty mouth in all of us.

Jun 12, 2011 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 5

Rule Number One: Obey All Rules

Rule Number One: Obey All Rules

If you’ve ever wondered, Mayberry’s Barney Fife does have a sister. She’s alive and well, working for the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

Feb 10, 2011 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 5

Sharing a little Martha…or is it Sybil?

Sharing a little Martha…or is it Sybil?

There are certain things that make my blood race through the one, tiny and obscure OCD vein hidden deep in my body.

Jan 14, 2011 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 4

School Launches

School Launches

Why is it moms seem to be the only ones who choke through school launches?

Sep 17, 2010 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 9

I’m drowning! Quick, toss me a carpool!

I’m drowning! Quick, toss me a carpool!

Any mom of a sports-playing student, struggling to keep her head above the turbulent back-to-school-and-sports waters, knows she must be properly equipped if she expects to survive. Experience has taught her that there’s only one life preserver worth clinging to.

For this mom, it’s the carpool.

Aug 13, 2010 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 12

Doing Laundry — Part Two

Doing Laundry — Part Two

If you read my last (and first) post, you know that deciding to do a blog was fraught with a ridiculous amount of psychoanalysis. If you were able to snap yourself back into consciousness after gutting through that confessional-purging-cleansing step with me, reward yourself with something chocolate and accept my thanks for coming back.

Jul 13, 2010 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 6

Doing Laundry — Part One

Doing Laundry — Part One

It’s not as random as it sounds. Or as obvious. Hang with me and I’ll explain what would ever possess me to voluntarily include more laundry in my life.

Jun 16, 2010 | Category: Doing Laundry | Comments: 24