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July 29, 2012

The ugly face of depression

This summer has been tough.  Usually, it is my best time for blogging.  This year, not so much.  I still haven’t planned our annual camping trip and now I realize that I’m running out of time.  We are dashing into August and have so much planned as a family that I don’t think it’s going […]

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July 17, 2012

Do doctors charge too much?

This is something that I’ve been hearing a lot about lately, but that turned into a personal discussion this past weekend with one of my neighbors.  He had been to the ER and had finally gotten the bills for what had been a 7:30am-4 pm day:

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July 16, 2012

I did it!

After a year of sitting partially finished, le Fort is … well, almost finished.  As you can see by my pictures though, I got the bunkbed in, the flooring down and in an act that should have me up for the mom-of-the year award, I got in both windows.

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July 14, 2012

Countdown to a full house

This has been the summer of camps … the summer of quiet … and to a degree, the summer of crazy.

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July 6, 2012

A sad good-bye

Yesterday, we put our 14 year old Australian Shepherd, Molly, to sleep. This came after months of agonizing about her quality of life. During the past two weeks, she began bleeding daily from her nose. She was having trouble passing urine and seemed to be sleeping more. I started giving her Tylenol 3 for pain, […]