Ski-to-Sea Jr. {2009}

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Last weekend we had seven children on five different teams for the Ski to Sea Jr. race. I ran my own  race, back and forth, trying to get photos of each of my children in their events. Enoch’s team was … Continued

Ruby Tuesday

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Or, The Story of How it All Played Out.     I don’t have a picture of Ruby handy, so you’ll have to settle for a picture of Kalina, Ruby’s babysitter.   So yesterday sounded a bit hectic, right? For … Continued

More Birthdays

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Tilly, Keziah, Megan, Adalia, Alissa and Jasmine Adalia, my firstborn and former oldest child, turned 13 on February 12.  Chuck and I now have four teenagers (and one we actually made ourselves…how can my first child be a teen?!) I … Continued

Guest Blogger: Tilly, age 10

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I wrote a 'newspaper article' about a corpse last week. I also wrote 2 'letters'. The first one was a detective writing about a robbery and the second, was a forensic scientist writing back. On the first letter I taped … Continued

Avi at the Dentist

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Due to some last-minute schedule shuffling (Tilly, Judah and Enoch were invited to attend a Civil War learning day), I ended up at the dentist with Ezra, Boaz, Kalina, Mordecai, Jubilee, Hezekiah and Avi. Not exactly my A-team for leaving … Continued

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