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The smallest of bouquets from my smallest son.
Cody and I have been reading various Star Wars backstory books. It started with a Boba Fett book he found at Half Price Books over a year ago and has expanded from there. We are currently reading Legacy of the … Continue reading
We found out last week – we are getting the house we put in an offer on! The house in the lovely neighborhood. The house that is in the middle of the city but walking distance from a little park … Continue reading
This will be his last year in the single digits. Today Cody, my first born son, turns nine. As my long time readers know, Cody was born premature – a 26 weeker. He weighed 2 pounds 1.5 ounces. I consider … Continue reading
Today Husband and I both took the day off work to attend a Celebration of Life for my Husband’s uncle, Reynold. He passed away last Monday and is greatly missed by many people. There was a small family-only celebration/service over … Continue reading
Yesterday was not Valentine’s Day – unless you were an elementary school student or elementary school teacher. The first week of February the students cut out construction paper hearts and wrote on them who their favorite book character was and … Continue reading
Today. Alzheimer’s. My father-in-law does not realize it, does not know what has been lost even though he has been told. There is no explaining that can lead to comprehension when the mind can no longer do its job. We … Continue reading
He has kept a running countdown for a couple weeks. He talks about the cake and the friends and the presents and the ice cream but that is not why he is so eager. Carter has been counting down to … Continue reading
We drank coffee while the birthday boy, feeling very mature at age eight, opened his presents. He got a couple science kits and a movie. Then Carter ran out of the room and returned with his bag of peacock marbles. … Continue reading
Tomorrow I start my last week of full time student teaching. I can’t believe how quickly it has gone by. I am trying not to panic as I job search, fill out very time consuming on-line applications to districts without … Continue reading