Aug 21 2016

10 Reasons I am Ready for School to Start

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Yes, I am that crazy mom who complains in June that summer is not nearly long enough, and counts down the days to the first day of school in August. I’m a mom, I’m allowed to be fickle! So, here they are, a mom’s list of 10 reasons I am ready for school to start.  …

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Aug 16 2016

Back to School Goals

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I’m a goal setter.  I’m not always a goal attainer, but I like to set goals.  And, even though I’ve been at this mom gig for some 20 years, I’m still figuring things out. So I’m going to sit down with the kids this week and have them learn to set some goals for the …

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Aug 13 2016

Renewed

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We just got back from a week of family vacation. So, yes, perhaps the two oldest felt it was a bit of a forced march at times, but family vacation it was.  Our vacation came at the end of a very busy and fragmented summer. Our oldest finished up National Guard training, so his siblings …

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Jul 25 2016

Born This Way Season 2

For many and various reasons I thoroughly enjoyed  Born This Way, Season 1 on A&E.  Born This Way is a document-drama that follows seven adults born with Down Syndrome and their families in Southern California. It shows an honest a humorous look at their lives. As a mom of young adults, I could relate to the …

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Jul 12 2016

Go Ahead and Eat Those Weeds

So, it is girl week in our house. That means a few things. It means that pajama time starts at approximately 5:15. Our Netflix queue has a decidedly juvenile female vibe, and I’m  crocheting like mad on this NDSU themed afghan for an upcoming charity event.  AND, most importantly, the menu at our house has …

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