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Ketchup Is a Vegetable: Book summary and reviews of Ketchup Is a Vegetable by Robin O'Bryant

Ketchup Is a Vegetable

And Other Lies Moms Tell Themselves

by Robin O'Bryant

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Ketchup Is a Vegetable by Robin O'Bryant
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  • Published Apr 2014
    240 pages
    Genre: Biography/Memoir

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If you don't have anything nice to say about motherhood, then… read this book. Robin O'Bryant offers a no holds barred look at the day to day life of being a mother to three, running a household and the everyday monotony of parenting. It's not always pretty but it's real. Whether she's stuffing cabbage in her bra… dealing with defiant yet determined daughters… yelling at the F.B.I... or explaining the birds and the bees to her preschooler… you're sure to find dozens of humorous and relatable situations. From the creator of Robin's Chicks, one of the South's most popular blogs on motherhood, misunderstandings and musings, comes a collection of essays that will not only make you laugh and cry, but realize that you're not alone in your journey.

Sit back and relax, pour yourself some "mommy juice," throw a fresh diaper on your baby and deadbolt the bedroom door to keep your kids out… because once you start reading you'll be too busy wiping away tears of laughter to wipe anybody's butt.

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"Starred Review. Some passages would make great stand-up comedy... but the author also provides keen observations, helpful suggestions... and considerable wisdom. Parents will find O'Bryant's book, like parenting itself, to be 'freakin' awesome.'" - Publishers Weekly

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Robin O'Bryant

Robin O'Bryant is a writer and stay-at-home-mom to three daughters born within four years. She finally figured out where babies come from and got herself under control. Robin survives the hilarity of motherhood by making fun of herself in her self-syndicated humor column, Robin's Chicks and on her blog by the same name. She tweets compulsively as @robinobryant and over shares daily on Facebook as Robin Wiley O'Bryant.

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