Piece of my heart
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Sledding … it’s as fun as I remember Our driveway is long – a quarter mile – basically uphill all the way. It’s a steep climb and more than one person has become stuck trying to traverse … more
I took down the Christmas tree Monday night, which may be a new record. There was that one year when the tree was still up on Valentine’s Day. And it was – well, had been – a live one. I … more
My little Messiah It’s not often that a mother can say her son is the Messiah. But I can. OK, OK, Hays is not really the Messiah. There was only one of those. But he did portray Him in a … more
My boys don’t share a birthday, but they do share a birthday party. After Warner’s first birthday, we started holding “co-birthday” parties. Hays was born July 20 and Warner Aug. 2, so it’s … more
Hurry, hurry – summer’s almost over! I loved the idea of a balanced school calender where kids have eight weeks off in the summer and two weeks each in the spring and fall because it does lead … more
Play ball! We are spending much of our time these days at the ball fields. Last year, Sylvia and Warner played and were on the same team. This year, Hays joined in and they are on three separate … more
I’m not ready for back to school. Oh, sure we have our clothes in line (the uniforms my kids wear make this easier), everyone has new shoes, our supplies are neatly packed inside each backpack, … more
Of $5 dresses and Santa flags I hope your Easter was full of pastel colors and chocolate bunnies. Ours was a whirlwind, as I’m sure many of you can relate to. We started off Saturday with a … more
There are lots of things I want to see and experience in my life. I don’t maintain a written bucket list as some people do, but I have a loose list in my head. Learning Tae Kwon Do was not on that … more
I believe in magic. Specifically, the magic of childhood. I firmly and wholeheartedly believe adults in children’s lives have a responsibility to make a kid’s childhood as magical as it can … more
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