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The Magic of the Snow-Globe

This past holiday season my oldest daughter had one present she truly wished for more than any other. Whenever asked on the lead up to Christmas what her number one request from Santa was, she replied with this same item. … Continue reading

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Offbeat Families

I’m a guest blogger today over on Offbeat Families.  Please check them and my post out!  Thanks!

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DIBBS

I instituted a new rule in our household this past week. DIBBS. I know, some of you might now be wondering what kind of household do I preside over, but bear with me a moment. I was driving home after … Continue reading

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Halloween in the Park.

Halloween in Hyde Park is Rockwellian. It is one of my favorite events and times in our village. I was enthralled with our very first outing with my oldest daughter. She went as an ear of corn, still in the … Continue reading

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The Reality of Monsters

When I was a kid, I shared a bedroom with my two older brothers. I was, am, several years younger than they are, so I had an earlier bedtime. I guess, like most boys, we weren’t the neatest of kids. … Continue reading

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Talking the “Talk”.

On a recent trip home from my daughters’ horseback riding lessons, we got on the subject of puppies, pregnancy, and birth. My daughters were trying to wrap their minds around the size of litters and giving birth to so many … Continue reading

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Geek Genes Are Recessive. Who Knew?

I’m beginning to have an understanding of what my father felt when he came home after working all day, grabbed our baseball mitts, and stepped into my room to ask if I wanted to play catch. He would usually find … Continue reading

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