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Daddy D and Da Boyz

Daddy D and Da Boyz

Today is Father’s Day. We get to take a moment out of the hustle and bustle of everyday life to honor the very special men in our lives. I chose well. I have been blessed with a husband who is a wonderful father, but that was no surprise to me. […]

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2 commentsJune 21, 2009 at 6:25 pmJohn

Wordless Wordful Wednesday

Wordless Wordful Wednesday

For this Wednesday’s post I chose to make a collage. Every summer in July, Daddy D and I direct a week of Christian camping for 8th and 9th graders in the woods of northeastern Pennsylvania. It is a wonderful week of learning and growth, as well as an absolute blast […]

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Wordless Wordful Wednesday

Wordless Wordful Wednesday

For this Wednesday’s post I chose to make a collage. Every summer in July, Daddy D and I direct a week of Christian camping for 8th and 9th graders in the woods of northeastern Pennsylvania. It is a wonderful week of learning and growth, as well as an absolute blast […]

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What I Learned at Hersheypark

What I Learned at Hersheypark

We went to Hersheypark last weekend, and we had a fabulous time! Last summer my older two boys began asking, okay it was more like constant begging, to go to an amusement park. Of course this idea hits them when I am eight months pregnant in the heat of summer. […]

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4 commentsJune 12, 2009 at 2:38 pmEli Gabriel jennifer John Nathan Seth

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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Gabriel’s Going to Grotonwood

Gabriel’s Going to Grotonwood

I can’t believe how quickly time has passed. Today I signed Gabriel up for his first summer camp experience. And the way the weeks of summer activities, vacation plans, and work schedules lined up it is only nineteen days until I send my second son away for the first time. […]

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2 commentsJune 9, 2009 at 8:08 pmGabriel jennifer John

Tales of Desrochers

Tales of Desrochers

Yesterday was a bit of a mixed bag. It started off rather horribly, indeed. Despite reminders the night before Seth had not packed his book bag and gotten ready for school. Instead it was five minutes before John and Seth HAD to be out the door and on their way […]

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1 commentMay 30, 2009 at 5:45 pmEli Gabriel jennifer John Nathan Seth

Daddy D Takes Care Of Business

Daddy D Takes Care Of Business

So the other day Gabriel became the first person in his class to read all the books in the 1,000 book club. It took six months of bringing home a bag of books of every night and then spending about forty-five minutes to an hour reading them. He worked his […]

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7 commentsMay 29, 2009 at 1:33 amGabriel John

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

The six words to describe my life right now… Another Holiday Saturday With No Husband I do know that I am lucky. I have a very involved and present husband and father to my sons. But I hate Saturdays because it is the one day of the week that it […]

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8 commentsMay 23, 2009 at 4:17 amJohn