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A Thousand Word Thursday

A Thousand Word Thursday

This ATWT post is for Tanya, who from the moment she saw it, thought it should be a Thursday post. Last weekend we took my best friend of twenty-two years and all of our kids to Hersheypark. My kids started asking everyday last summer to go to an amusement park, […]

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Memorial Day Memories

Memorial Day Memories

I posted this originally on my myspace blog in 2007, but since I have changed blogs and have many new readers I figured I would repost as it’s sentiment remains the same! I am proud to say that tomorrow will be the first time that two of my sons will […]

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Six Word Saturday

Six Word Saturday

Describe your life right now in six words… VERY PROUD OF MY LITTLE BROTHER There are stories that are not mine to tell. But what I will say is that today I am so very proud of my brother. That despite a long, twisting road that took him many places […]

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5 commentsMay 16, 2009 at 5:05 amFriends and Family

My Father’s Mother’s Day

My Father’s Mother’s Day

This morning my doorbell rang at nine. I answered it, knowing what the unscheduled visitor came for. It’s Mother’s Day weekend. And whether I have lived across town or hundred’s of miles and several states away I have always had a knock on my door on that Saturday. The first […]

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10 commentsMay 9, 2009 at 2:05 pmFriends and Family jennifer

A Pink Plastic Celebration

A Pink Plastic Celebration

Last night I celebrated my momiversary. Every year when my eldest celebrates his birthday, I privately celebrate maybe a little bit more than every other child’s birthday. Not more of celebration for my son, but a celebration of me. Because this is the day that my life changed in every […]

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0 commentsMay 1, 2009 at 2:29 pmFriends and Family jennifer

The Fairy Oddparents

The Fairy Oddparents

My son and his friends at the races… On Saturday we had the party for my son’s ninth birthday. We took three of his friends and all of our boys to one of the area’s speedways to watch cars race. It was surprisingly fun, and actually a rather economical choice […]

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5 commentsApril 27, 2009 at 12:51 pmFriends and Family Gabriel Seth

Freaky Friday

So today was a day with a mixed review. I have only good things to report from my trip to the hematologist. Although I cannot say that there is nothing wrong with me, I am happy to know what it is. And as is most things with my body that […]

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2 commentsApril 25, 2009 at 1:58 amFriends and Family jennifer

God’s Newest Angel

God’s Newest Angel

This afternoon has been very difficult. I had such very different plans for today’s blog when I got home from a very active day at my mom’s with my boys about an hour ago. And then in an instant it all changed. I am a bit of a news junkie, […]

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4 commentsApril 18, 2009 at 8:35 pmFriends and Family

Here’s to hoping!

Today was my appointment with my primary care physician. He reviewed all of the lab work that I had done at the hospital emergency room and has a theory that I have had a type of virus that creates some similar blood work results. As long as the test results […]

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0 commentsApril 14, 2009 at 12:39 amFriends and Family jennifer

Sixteen Hair Cuts

Today was haircut day for half of the Fantastic Four. As it was supposed to be John’s day off, I had made appointments the beginning of the week for the eldest two who were a bit “overgrown”. But things at the post office have been very hectic in the past […]

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2 commentsApril 8, 2009 at 6:45 pmFriends and Family Gabriel Seth