Reflections on Stitches

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Tucker, 3 1/2 Half a day after our latest bout with stitches…I woke up in the middle of the night to a child in my bed. It was dark so I felt around until I felt masses of matted, clumpy … Continued

Morning Drama

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I just returned from taking this little one to get her head stitched up. This stuff always comes out of nowhere in our house…really. Hilary and her crew came over today for some quick pics for a project she's working … Continued

Little Visitors

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Our little visitors are growing and changing. Soon they'll be moving on to seek their fortune.  It's so hard to imagine how a creature this small (smaller than quarter) can survive in the big world out there. But I suppose … Continued

Fifteen

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That's how old Boaz turned yesterday. It's amazing how fast they grow up when you adopt them as teenagers. Boaz has an awesome sunny, happy personality. He has a smile that lights up a room as he  walks in. He's … Continued

Talking with Tucker

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Last night as Tucker (3) was playing with legos, he kept holding up pieces and asking which was my favorite. They were identical figures he had made in different colors. Every time he’d hold one up, I choose one. But … Continued

Snapshots from Around the House

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Judah (11) and Hezekiah (5) engage in some male bonding. Tucker and Avi (3) fight for the limelight. Boaz brushes up on this photography skills. (This camera is a film SLR camera that a friend gave us. It has neither … Continued

It’s No Secret…

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…I love Mondays. I love getting my house back in order from the weekend. Getting back to our daily routine. A fresh start for a new week. But sometimes Monday’s can be hectic. Like yesterday. Have I mentioned our dishwasher … Continued

Mordecai

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Mordecai (6) Hezekiah (5)  Where do I start? My blog is first and foremost a record of our family’s life together. It is not a personal journal or a newspaper. I try to keep it real, while maintaining a certain … Continued

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

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