Category Archives: Family

Waining Summer

This morning as I look out my school room window all seems so quiet, so peaceful, so slow moving.  The cows are gently moving as they adjust their weight to grab a mouthful of grass from a little further away. … Continue reading

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More goodbyes :-(

OK, I am feeling a little down about goodbyes.  I am feeling very lonely.  It is not that I don’t have other friends in the area, it is just that my main support friend, Christine is gone and no one … Continue reading

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Tough Day

Well, today (ok, it has taken me so long to type this that it was actually yesterday now ) finally came.  I have been dreading and, in a way, looking forward to this day for weeks now.  My closest friends moved today. … Continue reading

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Overdue post

Tuesday kicked off my favorite week of the year, Holy Week.  Tuesday night the brilliant, Deacon Zmuda presented for us the Passover Meal.  We enjoyed learning, tasting, and seeing the many very Catholic symbols throughout the mini-meal.  We finished with a potluck … Continue reading

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SHEAF Homeschool Group

Three years ago, here at our little country parish, we had an average of 70 kids in our homeschool group every Friday.  By last year, due in large p[art to the transient nature of living in Florida and in part … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker 2009

For the last 3 or four years we have made it a yearly tradition to go with some homeschooling families to the school showing of the Nutcracker.  This year we were joined by most of Jessica’s kids, Christine and kids, … Continue reading

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St. Madeliene’s Church Christmas Party!!!

Immediately after our guests left Aubrey’s Birthday party, we were off to church for our parish Christmas Party.  What a wonderful turn out our little country parish had.  Everyone had a wonderful time, the food was great, the entertainment awesome, … Continue reading

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Aubrey turns 13?!?

What a wonderful weekend we have had thus far.  Yesterday we celebrated Aubrey’s 13th birthday a day early.  We surprised her with a party.  Her closest friends were all here.  Lucas, Amelia W, Paul, Laura, Jane, Sarah, Joanna, Maggie, Rita, Joseph, … Continue reading

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Game Day

Yes, this makes 3 posts in 1 day.  I missed a party this afternoon and had a few extra minutes, so I decided to use them to update my blog with a few nice pictures.  Check out Dad’s Rainbow below if … Continue reading

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15 years ago yesterday!!!

On the one hand, when did I get old enough to have been married 15 years!!!  On the other hand, haven’t I always been married to my prince?  15 years ago I said “I do”.  It was by far the … Continue reading

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