Because I Said So

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When Dawn Meehan listed a used baseball on eBay-accompanied by an account of how the ball broke a lamp and started a day of craziness with her six kids-she had no idea that her post would quickly turn into one of the most forwarded auctions in eBay history. Her laugh-out-loud tale of the delightful chaos of family life resonated with women and made her the hero of moms everywhere.
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Overview

When Dawn Meehan listed a used baseball on eBay-accompanied by an account of how the ball broke a lamp and started a day of craziness with her six kids-she had no idea that her post would quickly turn into one of the most forwarded auctions in eBay history. Her laugh-out-loud tale of the delightful chaos of family life resonated with women and made her the hero of moms everywhere.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780824947477
  • Publisher: GuidepostsBooks
  • Publication date: 4/4/2009
  • Pages: 226
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 2.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction xi

Chapter 1 Baseball and Other Hazards of Having Kids 1

Chapter 2 Shopping with Kids: The Final Frontier 33

Chapter 3 I Was the Perfect Parent Until Had Kids 65

Chapter 4 You Mean the Toilet Paper Doesn't Automatically Replace Itself? 93

Chapter 5 This Is Why I Have Gray Hair 119

Chapter 6 Yes, They're All Mine 141

Chapter 7 My "Other" Child 169

Chapter 8 The Reason I Haven't Quit (Yet) 199

Bonus Material 215

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 7, 2011

    Wonderful book - well written and will keep you laughing

    Wonderful book, great author with a creative writing style that draws you in and keeps you laughing and wanting more. Can't wait for the next book!

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