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Top Ten Signs Your Kids Are On Summer Break

Top Ten Signs Your Kids Are On Summer Break
by Gina Valley

Have you developed a twitch that you can’t explain?  Has the noise level in your home risen to uncountable decibels?  Is every towel you own covered in mud?

I think I know what you’re suffering from.

Here’s The Top Ten Signs Your Kids Are On Summer Break.

#10.  You’ve put green and red popsicles on the food pyramid as vegetables.

Seriously Today – That Kind Of Sucked, But I’m Still Kickin’!

Seriously Today – That Kind Of Sucked, But I’m Still Kickin’!
by Gina Valley

I planned a longer than usual road trip with my pack this summer.

That should have given us a few extra days to stop and do fun things along the way to and from their grandparents’ house, and a few extra days to stay with their grandparents.  We’d have had 11 or 12 days to hang out with their grandparents,

Don’t Leave Home Without These!!!

Don’t Leave Home Without These!!!
by Gina Valley

Clothes, medicine, shoes, beach chairs – yeah, that’s the easy stuff.

We get most of that when we’re packing for a trip, although we do tend to forget at least one obvious item, like a wallet, the carsick pills, or a cell phone charger.

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When I was a kid, my dad always forgot his sunglasses.

I Am Going To Prison

I Am Going To Prison
by Gina Valley

While you are reading this I’m probably in prison or on a transport heading that way.

It’ll be an ordeal.  I’ll wish I’d packed my coat.  But, I’ll get through it.

This all happened because yesterday I spoke at the Listen To Your Mother – San Francisco production.

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The “Joy” Of Packing

The “Joy” Of Packing
by Gina Valley

Today we’ve had the “joy” of packing for a trip out of town for the weekend.

You know the kind of “joy” I’m talking about.

The kind where one teen wants to argue about everything.  Everything.   Including why his clothes have to be in a suitcase (because it’s hard to check a pile).

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Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Go To Work The Day After New Year’s

Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Go To Work The Day After New Year’s
by Gina Valley

There is nothing less revelry-like than trying to get to work after revelry-ing in the New Year. You’ve had relatives, cookies, and hyper kids to deal with.  You’ve had no sleep, a big plate of rumaki, and some iffy imbibing decisions.

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