The Extraordinary Ordinary

Blog URL: http://theextraordinaryordinary.blogspot.com

Not your average Mommy Blog, that's for sure. The occasional male has even been known to get hooked on the humor and honesty expressed by this 30-something mother of 2. Beware.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: motherhood, parenting, life, humor

Subscribe:

Blog Posts

soul pull on Feb 6, 2012 in before the boys, God, guest post, marriage, memories{Hi there, you! If you’re stopping by from Danielle’s place, the quickest way to learn about this place and this person is to clickety-click on the “Best of” or the “About” click-ables up there. So happy to have yo...



Just Write {21} on Feb 6, 2012 in free writing, Just WriteWe found some keys in the parking lot during pick-up from school, on the ground. I picked them up and looked around. No one. I looked for an answer but there were no words. No name or kind of car, just a symbol. I’m sure the symbol should have...



to be sure on Feb 4, 2012 in for my friends::::: “Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh?” he whispered. “Yes, Piglet?” “Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s hand. “I just wanted to be sure of you.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh :::::...



the blog speaks on Feb 2, 2012 in a poem-ish sort of thing, free writingWE   {a blog might say} I am a journal for you or for them and always for both pulled out from under the mattress seen. I am not taken seriously until I slap faces with perspective and the resounding gong of the universal human experience, pain-...



it’s electric on Feb 1, 2012 in depression, God, motherhood, recovery, Uncategorized  {photo credit} Everything was too hard yesterday. Like how the dish rag was in the bottom of the sink under all the dishes that were filled with water. Uncovering it and rinsing it out and ringing it out would just be too hard so I walked away...



Just Write {20} on Jan 30, 2012 in free writing, Just Write, memories, motherhoodI stood up in the balcony and watched my boys below, in the gym with all the other kids. I held Elsie on my hip and she watched with me. Miles was way off to the side, away from the other kids and I couldn’t see Asher. My heart dropped to my to...