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August Coffeeshops and Street Rods

I’m sitting in a local coffee shop while my daughter chats with a friend. This is the first time we’ve done something like this. I guess there will be more outings with friends. Oldest hasn’t asked to have any of... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Beatersville and Crazy Daydreams

Last Friday we went out to Kentucky Dam for a walk. We hadn't been out to the dam since sometime last fall so it was nice to have a different but familiar place to walk. Littlest walked the entire three... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Mommy School

Today, Littlest said goodbye to preschool. Every morning for the past three weeks he has been counting down the remaining days. He's been a pretty happy boy today...unless you try to take his picture...then not so much. The moment he... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Apples and Bonding Moments

  Last Friday we enjoyed a visit from my sweet friend and her two Littles (you can meet Yoga Mom and crew here.) We managed to swap a few tales and enjoy each other's fellowship between all the children underfoot. Middle Boy was so... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Invasion of the Germs and Sorrowful Sunflowers

My crew was sorely lacking in health this week...they succumbed to various germs. Schooling was fit in to whenever we had time and this weekend will find us working in the school room getting caught up on the subjects in... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Let it Go and Other Desultory Moments

  During a moment of purely motherly insanity I purchased the Frozen soundtrack for my sweet children. They now know all of the songs by heart. Sparkles can even dictate the parts of the movie that correspond with the non-lyrical parts of... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Beatersville, Armageddon, and the Return of the Twitch

I'm not sure I remember everything that happened this week and some I wish I could forget. I had some sweet tea several times this weekend and my lovely twitch returned to my thumb this time spreading further up my... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Hornets and Friendly Neighborhood Outlaws

We've enjoyed a week full of activities and this weekend promises more fun for our family. Last Friday Sparkles was invited to her very first sleepover with Mrs. Melody (she is also the crew's piano teacher thus the music related nick-name)... Continue Reading →

Beautiful Weekend

We've enjoyed a beautiful weekend. Friday morning we all went out for breakfast since my husband was home. He spent the rest of the day working on his old Mustang. I tried to help him out a bit...well...I kinda made things worse. He... Continue Reading →

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