Wordless Wednesday – Week 2 of Summer in pics

Jul 09, 14 Wordless Wednesday – Week 2 of Summer in pics

Posted by in Family, Photos, Rants & Raves

Outdoor Movies Outdoor Living Baby #1 Baby #2 Baby#3 Running up to our little community library. Signing her name on her library card application. Big Kids with big kid library cards. Farm Girl. Snuggle boy. The Lake! Swim Babies. Ready… Jump! Now you! No, not you! Happy 4th! Summer means watermelon. And...

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I’m a Dance Mom! This is NOT a Dress Rehearsal.

Jun 19, 14 I’m a Dance Mom! This is NOT a Dress Rehearsal.

Posted by in Family, Parenting, Videos

I complain a lot about the trip to the dance studio twice a week. It’s not so far, maybe 15 minutes, but it’s all backroads and trafficky. Parking is sometimes a nightmare. The kids that aren’t dancing always want snacks and screens and it’s takes quite a bit of my patience out of me. But then there’s...

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Baby boys and their mamas

It’s not that I think my mom loved my brother more. And it’s not that because he’s gone I see their bond romanticized in some way. It’s not because he needed her a bit more because of his asthma. It’s not because I think he was her favorite. Moms don’t have favorites. “You’re all my...

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Birthday Season

Apr 28, 14 Birthday Season

Posted by in Family, Parenting

Yep, we have a birthday season here. My kids were all born within three weeks of each other. Over four years people, not all at once. They are two years apart. This year we will have a newly minted 8 year old, then a 4 year old, then a 6 year old. So you all know, she is miffed that her birthday is ALWAYS LAST. Oy. I can’t...

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He lived and he was loved.

Mar 19, 14 He lived and he was loved.

Posted by in Family, Soul

I have some friends that haven’t known me for very long. I have some friends that have known me for what seems like forever. Everyone that knows me should know this one thing. I have a brother and 19 years ago today he died. But more importantly, he lived. He lived and he was loved. He was loved by me and so many more. He...

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Is there a Fairy in the House?

Feb 13, 14 Is there a Fairy in the House?

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Is there a Fairy in the House? “I’ve been loving Fairies kind of like for a long time. I made a Fairy House so the Fairies knowed I like them….I hope you have a very happy day!” Oh I will have a happy day. thank you little miss. My heart is bursting from the...

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