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The Desrochers Boys Strike Again…

Sooo, a remarkable 12 days after his brother’s run in with the monkey bars the superhero wanna-be Gabriel was in an imaginary battle with his favorite foe, Seth Mason, and fell from the chair on which he was perched in order to level the height playing field. And there to […]

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0 commentsOctober 17, 2006 at 8:59 pmGabriel Seth

Seth The Accident Prone and Brave

So I did not get my blog done last week, but there is a very good reason for that. Seth the Accident Prone had a doozy of a Wednesday. Last Wednesday John had the day off. First weekday he has had off since he started at the PO in June. […]

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0 commentsOctober 10, 2006 at 9:02 pmSeth

The man in uniform and the cool independent kid…

So it is official. John is permanent at the Post Office. And with that came his uniform allowance. So after a stress filled evening of list making, catalog pricing and website comparisons John ordered his official Post Office gear. And last week he woke me at 4:45 am to take […]

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0 commentsSeptember 27, 2006 at 9:38 pmJohn Seth

Homework, Inchworms, Stocking feet and Seattle Grace

I can’t believe two weeks have gone by so quickly. Seth is doing well in first grade, and yes he has math homework to do mon-thurs nights. And I am starting to feel like one of those soccer moms on TV. We have soccer games, soccer practice, bookworm club coming […]

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0 commentsSeptember 18, 2006 at 9:36 pmUncategorized

The first grade beckons…

So today is the last day of summer vacation in our house. Starting at 8 am tomorrow morning Seth is off to first grade. I am so very excited about this. One less boy to wrangle during the day will be a much welcomed change. I will miss the late […]

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0 commentsSeptember 5, 2006 at 9:35 pmUncategorized

Halloween; yesterday, today and tomorrow

So it has begun, Halloween preparations have commenced in Maison Desrochers. We have chosen our theme and I found vintage patterns on ebay that will work with a little tweaking. And last night Seth, Kim and I went supply shopping. Still a little more to do in that department. The […]

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0 commentsAugust 29, 2006 at 9:33 pmUncategorized

My army of men and I sit alone…

I have many joys in life. My three sons are pretty much the top of the list. But I have to say, life with four boys can be crazy. There is nothing, i repeat nothing, feminine about our home. I constantly think about it when I pick things to decorate. […]

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0 commentsAugust 24, 2006 at 9:31 pmUncategorized

A full house, a great friend, Gwood & a 2007 Camp Theme (yes, already!)

So the Desrochers are all home and nestled snug in there beds, except of course for me who is blogging at the moment. Seth returns to us unscathed, minus a bruise on his shin, and very happy to have spent some time with his cousins and Auntie Cherie and Uncle […]

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0 commentsAugust 22, 2006 at 9:30 pmUncategorized

Stitches, a loner and a foot fetish…

So this week has been interesting. My Setharoo is in Massachusetts for day camp and some quality time with his cousins, Auntie Cherie & Uncle Chris. And I have been waiting by the phone like a nervous nelly. Why you ask? Not because I miss him, which of course I […]

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0 commentsAugust 16, 2006 at 9:29 pmUncategorized

Busy days, first swims & CHOCOLATE!

Busy days, first swims & CHOCOLATE!

So I am reveling in the craziness that is the Desrochers household these days. Things are busy, chaotic and often off the wall; but in the midst of it all I try to remember that soon enough will come a time when I will miss these days.The end of summer […]

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0 commentsAugust 10, 2006 at 9:26 pmUncategorized