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A Thousand Word Thursday

A Thousand Word Thursday

I came across this on several of the other mom blogs I have started to read on a regular basis. It’s called a thousand word thursday, and you post a picture that is powerful, emotional, meaningful to you. One that is worth a thousand words. So to start what I […]

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Two Wet Feet

Saturday was work day at Grandma and Granpa’s house. They are putting a new deck on their house, and I have a ready-made work force. Maybe a little on the young side, but we are trying to start them in service why they are still little boys. So right before […]

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2 commentsApril 22, 2009 at 9:58 pmEli Gabriel Nathan Seth

Creepy Crawlers

Creepy Crawlers

So I’ve decided to venture back into the world of blogging today, after taking a mental health day yesterday. But today I had a visitor for tea, my favorite newlywed woman, and although we never quite made it to actually having tea it was a wonderful few hours of chatting […]

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3 commentsApril 21, 2009 at 1:08 amEli Nathan

Easter Sunday Blues (with striped ties and hats)

Easter Sunday Blues (with striped ties and hats)

I have a bit of Easter envy. It is one of the occasions in the course of the year that I feel openly mocks the lack of female members in my family. There are so many aspects of the Easter ensemble that just don’t translate into the male perspective. The […]

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4 commentsApril 14, 2009 at 9:49 pmEli Gabriel jennifer John Nathan Seth

Eli Is My Featherweight

Eli Is My Featherweight

Eli is my littlest guy in more ways than one. He is my youngest son and always will be. But as I had suspected, but was confirmed at last weeks well child visit, he is the tiniest of the bunch at this stage. At seven and a half months old […]

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2 commentsApril 10, 2009 at 3:41 pmEli

John Minions

John Minions

Seth Mason, age 7 months Eli Noel, age 6 months I am often told how much my boys look like their Dad. This is not a bad thing, I mean I thought he was a very cute guy when I met him. But this has led to many uncomfortable conversations […]

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1 commentApril 7, 2009 at 8:13 pmEli Gabriel John Nathan Seth

Spring Break (with hopes of no other breaks!) 2009

This week will definitely be a challenge. It is school vacation week, and in my world that means all four boys home alone with me. I am the mother of four sons, and I am often asked how I handle that or get these sympathetic “all boys?” raised eyebrow expressions. […]

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1 commentApril 7, 2009 at 1:11 amEli Gabriel jennifer Nathan Seth