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    A Magic(al) Hat

    Ally is in third grade now. No more dressing up in costumes for her on Halloween (at school), instead, the kids have to design a hat that matches their word. They get to pick…

    November 20, 2017
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    Baby Chicks

    Yesterday, I got a call at work from the lower school science lab teacher to let me know that a few baby chicks had hatched. I’ve seen it a few times now, but it’s…

    November 3, 2017
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    Ally’s 9th Birthday – Harry Potter Style

    This past Saturday we celebrated Ally’s 9th Birthday. I threw the party together at the last minute, mostly because of Hurricane Irma, partially because I didn’t have a class list and also wasn’t sure…

    September 26, 2017
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    A hairy situation

    Two days ago, hubby and I went out to dinner by ourselves. The kids didn’t feel like going and we were right across the street. No worries, right? Well, not so much. About halfway…

    August 17, 2017
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    Beach please

    Sometimes a walk on the beach with your teenage daughter is just what you need. The sand between your toes. Seagulls flying overhead. A breeze ruffling through your hair. The steady sound of the…

    August 16, 2017
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    Q and A – old school blogging

    Last week, as I was skimming over my Facebook news feed I saw this post by ThetaMom and intrigued I clicked on it and decided to join. I have always enjoyed the q&a type posts,…

    March 11, 2013