Category Archives: Frazzled Working Mom’s Fleeting Moments (2007-2013)

I Was Drinking Milk and It Missed My Mouth!

No, Sophie didn’t make that pronouncement.  Sophie is too classy for that.  Chloe – yes my 12-year old, adolescent Chloe – did.  She is kind of gross.  And messy.  And tonight, as she was eating dinner, she lifted her cup of milk in order to take a sip.  She brought it up to her lips and somehow missed the cup’s intended target.

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When Sophie is Sick

Sophie has been battling a bad cold for the last couple of days. She stayed home from school yesterday and missed a special showing of “Oz the Great and Powerful” in the city today. It’s a funny coincidence that the two times she’s been sick since school started in September have resulted in her missing outings to New York.

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When We Get Cell Phones

Sophie spent the afternoon with her best friend (we’ll call her ‘E’) from pre-K.  They became fast friends when they were 3-4 years old – E takes very good care of Sophie and has always been sensitive to Sophie’s moods.  E is very energetic and very silly, and has a way of making Sophie burst out laughing with almost every word that comes out of her mouth.

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