Don’t Mess With My Kids

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The Spiderman Twins aka Mordecai and Jubilee (6) They're rather scary looking these days 🙂 Just look at these two. We were recently given a bag of hand-me-clothes from a friend, and inside were several pair of Spiderman pajamas.Oh, the … Continued

The World’s Meanest Mom

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Jubilee, age 6 Did you know I'm the world's meanest mom? Well I am, and I have proof. You see, I have these children. Lots of children.  And each morning these children are expected to do a certain amount of … Continued


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  After much begging, coercing and snapping silly photos, I got one of Avi smiling her natural smile. Sure, her hair's a little wild and messy, but that's real life right now. She loves the camera, the problem is, she acts goofy the second I pull it out. I think … Continued

The Only Thing Cuter…

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Than a six year old missing his two front teeth… Is TWO six year olds missing their front teeth. Seriously, how cute is this?  These two are twins in all the ways that matter: same age closeness nursed by the same mama losing their teeth in synch both having their adenoids removed. Oh yeah. … Continued

Canon Customer Service

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Wool felted cat created by Adalia Amazing…remember Wednesday's blog post about Canon? About how the woman just got my information the day before and needed time to review it (and that's the same line she gave me the week before)? … Continued

Making Friends

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Jubilee 6, Clara 7 Clara's family goes to our church. I remember when Clara was born, 7 years ago, but her family moved shortly after so her dad could attend seminary down in California. This last year, thoroughly pastored-up, they … Continued

Public Opinion Poll

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Warning: This post is about to written by a very disgruntled Canon custom. If you don't want to read about my horrible Canon Customer Service experience, skip this post. For those of you interested in reading, here's a cute picture … Continued

Been Crazy-Busy

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Getting ready for this. Remember Solid Rock Family Camp last year? Well, Hilary and I (and a few friends) decided to attempt it again this year. We had several moms volunteer to help this year (last year we had no … Continued