Monthly Archives: November 2008


Mommy & Kate, Trinidad, CO  (photo by Aunt Amy)

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“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a … Continue reading

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Random Pics of the Kiddos

Colin enjoying some Halloween candy   Kate sitting in her bumbo chair for the first time   Ballerina girl Puppy Dog eyes (can we go home now)   Snuggly in her winter bundle   Boomer Sooners   Sweet baby girl … Continue reading

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The post “Finagled” has reached an all-time high comment count of 5 comments. Wowzers. This is a new record for me. Keep ‘em coming. I always enjoy hearing from my dear readers, and that means you too Sara!

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7 Random Things

I’ve been tagged to list seven random things about myself… 1. I played piano for 8 years 2. I’ve always wanted to learn to play the cello 3. I love to read and currently have like 10 different books I’m … Continue reading

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I was finagled out of $21 by Sears on Sunday.  I went to pick up Kate’s 3 month pictures and when they pulled out the sheets for me to inspect the salesgirl said, “Oh look they sent some extras.  If … Continue reading

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Let it be me

Sticks and stonesBattle zonesA single light bulbOn a single thread for the blackSirens wailHistory failsRose-colored glassBegins to age and crackWhile the politicians shadowboxThe power ringIn an endless split decisionNever solve anythingFrom a neighbors distant landI heard the strain of the … Continue reading

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3 months

Kate Sinclaire, October 31st, 3 months minus 2 days Kate is officially 3 months old.  I cannot believe how fast times flies.  I say this every month, but it’s true.  Especially true now that I have two.  I reflect at … Continue reading

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End of the Month

The end of the month always brings about a longer work day for Stephen because he has to run all the reports for the organization.  It leaves me to fend for the kids by myself in the evenings. So this … Continue reading

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