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A Thousand Word Thursday

A Thousand Word Thursday

This week’s A Thousand Word Thursday is one of my absolute favorite pictures ever! These are Eli’s seven week old feet in my hand. And despite that it looks very professionally done, my friend Katie came over and did a photo shoot at our house so I could get some […]

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Mommy’s F Word

I am often shocked at the behavior of boys. Things like how bodily functions are absolutely hysterical to them and provide hours upon hours of what I deem crude fodder. I just don’t get it. But I am often reminded by my husband with the inevitable chiding of “boys will […]

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4 commentsMay 19, 2009 at 4:52 amEli Gabriel John Nathan Seth

A Thousand Word Thursday

A Thousand Word Thursday

I think this picture accurately conveys my thousand words, and the fact that there are definite days when I wish I had five of these stockades for the entirety of the Desrochers men! For More A Thousand Word Thursdays…

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Fun Random Picture Challenge

Fun Random Picture Challenge

This is a bit of a fun thing I found by reading a friends blog. As soon as I read today’s challenge, July 2004, I knew exactly what pic I would use! This is John holding a four month old Gabriel at Camp Timberlege. They had just emerged from the […]

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3 commentsMay 11, 2009 at 3:06 pmGabriel John Timberledge

Don’t Knock It Just To Try It

Don’t Knock It Just To Try It

I am quickly starting to dread spring. Specifically the six weeks between May 1st and mid June. It is an exciting time around here, and many of the testosterone carrying type get all giddy. But the lone XX carrier is feeling the stress, and I think the grown male secretly […]

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3 commentsMay 7, 2009 at 3:03 amGabriel John Seth

Nathan Lives Out Back

Nathan Lives Out Back

John the hubby is a bit of a mechanic. He learned while being a maintenance man at the camp and conference center we used to live at. He ate it up, worked diligently, and as a result can do many a minor to medium sized car repair. His services are […]

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4 commentsMay 5, 2009 at 8:57 pmjennifer John Nathan

A Thousand Word Thursday

A Thousand Word Thursday

For this weeks A Thousand Word Thursday, I went old school for my not so little fam…in the spirit of the random slideshow of your family’s life together. This picture was taken during the summer of 2002. This is my husband John and our oldest, Seth Mason. They are just […]

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27 commentsApril 30, 2009 at 3:40 amA Thousand Word Thursday John Seth

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

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

A toothless kissing superhero

The Desrochers boys are doing what they do best, being a gaggle of wrestling, flailing arms and legs, giggles and priceless moments. Here are some of the little day to day musings I have been privy to… Seth finally lost his first tooth, after the better part of three months. […]

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0 commentsAugust 12, 2007 at 8:48 pmGabriel John Nathan Seth