Category: Mothering

You know, that thing you 24/7?

  • Playtime with Jesse

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  • A Memorable Day

    Here comes the parade!Happy Memorial Day!!!

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  • He is learning to crawl this week. He will do it. He has every inclination, he just needs to figure out how his knees work.I set three wooden blocks – clunk, clap – into a tower, just out of reach, tempting him. He bounces forward, arms outstretched – he loves his blocks. “I’m not going…

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  • "Swing Your Partner!"

    Saturday night Jeremy, Jesse, my sister-in-law Joanna, and I drove down to Vestal to call a dance. It was organized by the Vestal LEAH (Loving Education At Home) chapter, and was a Father-Daughter dance. I borrowed my in-law’s camera to get some pictures.Jeremy calling the “Do-Si-Dizzy” Despite the fact that half the girls were under…

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  • Saturday night Jeremy, Jesse, my sister-in-law Joanna, and I drove down to Vestal to call a dance. It was organized by the Vestal LEAH (Loving Education At Home) chapter, and was a Father-Daughter dance. I borrowed my in-law’s camera to get some pictures.Jeremy calling the “Do-Si-Dizzy” Despite the fact that half the girls were under…

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  • Jesse

    I have already shared a lot of photos of my baby boy on my blog, so I am sure you know who he is. 🙂 This is an old one, though – and one of my favorites of literally hundreds since. Here he is, four days old, holding his head high! He is not a…

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  • Playing Peek-a-Boo

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  • Cute baby picture of the day

    Here’s my boy, playing with Alice’s yarn.

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  • Why must we say “A big, green dragon” instead of “a green, big dragon”? Admit it – one sounds right, the other sooo wrong – but why?Why “red cloth napkins” and not “cloth red napkins”? Maybe my newest thrift store book find, (or could it be my ‘thrift store newest find’?) “The Elements of Style”…

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    This last week my sister loaned me some home decorating books she had out from the library. She encouraged me to try to make the spaces in my little trailer more pleasing to the eye. I have been guilty at times of not taking as much trouble with my decor because it is ‘just a…

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  • The last of the toothless grins…

    10:oopm10:1510:2810:4011:0211:1811:3011:5812:24am1:052:104:206:45The aproximate times Jesse woke his mamma with his pitiful cries last night. And no wonder – he was heralding his first tooth. Hooray!!! Congratualations to my boy! (Yawn).

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  • Jesse

    I have a cold.This made me not sleep good.So, in my head as I lay there sleepless,I worked on my son’s first album.You see?I am addicted to scrapbooking. I can hardly wait to finish my wedding albumso I can begin preserving the sweet memoriesof watching our first born songrow up. He is such a joy…

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