Tag Archives: Kids

It’s so hard to say goodbye to yesterday

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Some nights

Dan: “Man, my stomach is really hurting.  I don’t know why.” Me: “You don’t think it was something you ate?” Dan: “No, I didn’t eat anything that should make it hurt.” Me: “You made dinner tonight.  Maybe you didn’t wash … Continue reading

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Punching in a dream

I am the queen of change.  Well, if not the actual queen, then at least a member of the Royal Family of Change and heir to the throne.  I have spent the last 5 years documenting on my blog the pursuit and exultation … Continue reading

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Brothers & sisters

Most of the time, Emma and Gerrit are the best of buds.  They laugh together, play together, snuggle together.  For being siblings, they really don’t fight that often.  But lately, I’ve seen the beginnings of what I assume to be the … Continue reading

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I will survive

People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones and people who are afraid of heights shouldn’t clean gutters.”  That was the thought that occurred to me on Saturday as I climbed up a ladder to do the disgusting deed.   Well, let me back … Continue reading

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House of the rising son

Today was one of those character building days.  And by ‘character building’, I mean one of those parenting days when you wonder why you speak.  Have you had one yourself?  It’s that day when no matter how calmly or plainly … Continue reading

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Paradise

On a good day… I sleep a uninterupted 8 hours of sleep, waking refreshed and ready to start the day again.  My skin looks flawless without make-up.  Not a zit in sight.  There are no dark circles under my eyes.  In fact, my … Continue reading

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