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November 30, 2013
My iRobot friend
Do YOU have something that you are wishing for this Christmas? Recently, my husband, T,...
November 27, 2013
Study the Gospel All Year Long!
Before I begin my post, a happy birthday shout out to my 91 year old...
November 24, 2013
11 Years Old, and Celebrating Therese’s Birthday for the Very First Time
My first child was born and died on a snowy Michigan night 11 years ago....
November 21, 2013
Thoughts for Thursday
It is an honor to post my very first "Thoughts for Thursday." The tradition is...
November 20, 2013
Nothing Left to Give
The Cosby Show is a major source of support and inspiration in our household. In...
November 16, 2013
Why oh Why do you Come?
Our house is just us. The nuclear AWOL Family is alone after a solid month...
November 12, 2013
Ducks In A Row
I love Kellie's annual Christmas post. Every year it inspires me to get it together and...
November 10, 2013
Christmas List 2013!!!
Two years ago, I did a Crazy Christmas Prep post in October, laying out our family...
November 06, 2013
A few quick thoughts
A few of my children are under the weather, and I am not feeling 100%...
November 03, 2013
Friends, Readers... I would be remiss if I did not link to this article () on...
October 31, 2013
Call for your Halloween Pictures!
Okay Builders, I want to see what all your cuties were up to this year....
October 31, 2013
No more secrets
This year, our oldest started first grade. As part of first grade she has weekly...
October 30, 2013
Compulsory Hide and Seek
Can you believe that this sweet little guy steals like the dickens? I don't know...
October 29, 2013
I've been learning a lot as a mom lately. Learning how little control I have...
October 27, 2013
Is wife credit a part of your marriage? How long is the shelf life?
October 23, 2013
Freeze This Moment!
My days are busy and I am not finding much time to stop and smell...
October 18, 2013
Columbus Day Camping
Newly back in America after five years of living in Europe, we are getting into...
October 17, 2013
Down with Traditional Birth Control (from the secular media)
Recently, there have been rumblings in several cultural magazines of female dissatisfaction with available birth control methods. ...
October 15, 2013
A Crockpot Kind of Day
We awoke this morning to dense fog. It was the creepy kind that obscures traffic...
October 08, 2013
More on the “tensions” and, babyfood, and breakfast
I am running on fumes here, so forgive me if this makes very little sense...
October 04, 2013
I Don’t Want to Be Told That Women Can Have It All
... and Professor Elizabeth Corey has finally laid out the tradeoff in a beautiful, thought-provoking...
October 03, 2013
Playing with Legos
My four and a half year old son, E, loves Legos. Each day, he looks...
October 02, 2013
Two More Fall Recipes
It seems hard to menu plan because we are still having some 80 degree days,...
October 01, 2013
A Mother’s Prayer to Start the Day
Two children mill around our kitchen fetching bowls, spoons, pouring cereal. I grab the milk...
September 29, 2013
Benedict said it first, but it didn’t make headlines.
If you think Pope Benedict was a rule-oriented curmudgeon, and Pope Francis is charting a...
September 26, 2013
Back to School: All In!
Our little Catholic school is opening a Moms' Morning Out program on Thursday mornings this...
September 23, 2013
I still very much feel like I’m in new mama land, but today is a...
September 20, 2013
Bizarro Army Stepford Neighborhood
The Army has plunked us down in beautiful Kansas, but boy is our neighborhood strange....
September 17, 2013
Wedding Survival With Kids In Tow
Our family is still happily reeling from the whirlwind wedding weekend of my husband's brother...
September 12, 2013
When you are a firstborn one-year-old, your mom feeds you square meals at home and...
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