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December 11, 2012

And then I blinked

Today, Andrew is 18.  I remember so clearly discovering that I was pregnant with him … the first time I ever held him in my arms … his first steps … his first word . He made me a mother … and today, he is a young man. Happy Birthday, baby boy.

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November 22, 2012

Thanksgiving 2012

This year, thanksgiving was a rare moment of peace and family-togetherness in our house. When the teenagers were younger, most weekends were spent going for family walks, taking the kids to the movies or pulling out crafts to do together. I was warned to enjoy these times, but for some reason, I thought that our […]

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November 16, 2012

The Study Mess

I’m supposed to be happy that he is studying, right?

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August 20, 2012

Medical Mondays: The crazy phone

We came home from vacation last night and picked up the animals from the “pet spa”.  4 cats, 1 dog, 5 kids and 2 tired parents.  This is the first time since Thomas finished training that we have actually taken an entire week’s vacation!  With all of the changes in healthcare, he is taking a […]

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August 15, 2012

Ahh, Vacation!

Sun, fun and plenty of time to read and relax…that’s what is going on here! Least desirable quote from yesterday? I was swimming with Zoe and a little girl asked me “Are you her mom or grandma?” I’m not sure what her frame of reference was … lol. It did make me think about the […]