Category Archives: Kids

Family Update

I’ve neglected my blog lately for various reasons, but the main reason has been personal and business taxes.   I’m happy to report that my taxes are done.    Now… don’t read over that too quickly.   Did you catch what I said?  … Continue reading

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Soccer Mom

A few years back there seemed to be a brand applied to any woman driving a mini-van with a load of kids and sports gear in the back.      She was termed a “soccer mom”.     Any time I hear the words … Continue reading

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Christmas Highlights

After a month of anticipation, Christmas is now behind us.   While I’m glad it’s over, I feel a bit sad.   I’m going to show you some of my highlights of the day.    It’s tradition for Grandma to come Christmas … Continue reading

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Fall 2013

Happy Sunday to you, I just wanted to let you know that I’m still alive and kicking.      I haven’t posted in a while,  so I want to do a  quick update.    Much of my time is being spent … Continue reading

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Man or Boy

Whenever I do or say something that proves I’m something  less than a genius,  I usually ignore or downplay my blunder  and hope no one noticed.    And I  don’t normally share my shortcomings with the world on my blog.   However, … Continue reading

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First Soccer Game

Cristin and Katie are playing soccer on the same team this season.       Today was their first  game.   I don’t know a lot about soccer, but I’m excited to learn and for the girls to play together.     Let me tell you … Continue reading

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Fun in the Sun

Both of my boys had the day off and my hubby took a vacation day.    So, today we took our annual trip to Flint Creek.    Even though it takes a hour of drive time, this is our favorite swimming hole.    … Continue reading

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Celebration

Yesterday around noonish, my Hub and I decided to put together a 4th of July shin-dig.    We decided to serve dogs and burgers.   I also made a big pasta salad mixed with fresh veggies, and baked beans in the crock … Continue reading

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Skiing

My Father-in-law purchased an older ski boat about a year ago.    During the last year, he’s  rebuilt the motor, updated the interior, and given it a fresh coat of paint.   Basically, the boat is like new. Last week, they took … Continue reading

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14th Birthday

Today is Cristin’s  14th birthday.   It just doesn’t seem possible that it’s been 14 years since our baby girl was born.   Back in February, I did a birthday post for my boys so it’s only fair to put up some … Continue reading

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