Monthly Archives: April 2014

visit and procrastinating packing

We are still last minute packing for our trip tomorrow. We are going to get up at 5:30 am tomorrow, so I am hurrying. This morning I was supposed to clean the house in preparation for the trip to California … Continue reading

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A play date, great book, boring paper, and a birthday party

This morning I watched Sophia and Max because Misty had a doctor’s appointment. Her kids are so easy that I could have done homework or practiced while they played (well, Max was actually napping), but Lydia and Sophia were beyond … Continue reading

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Wonderful Sunday

We had the best Sunday we’ve had in a long time today. It really felt like the perfect Sunday. We got a lot of rest in, we were uplifted at church (Mary stayed in Nursery!!!) and we had a great … Continue reading

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looooong day

Long day! I got up at 5:15 to get to yoga, and then after yoga I started to drive to school for my competition team meet when I realized that there was no way I could get everything done today … Continue reading

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Mixed feelings

The day started well enough, but it deteriorated to the point where I can just not wait for it to be over already. This morning Rose came over and treated my hair for hours. It was wonderful talking with her, … Continue reading

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Short

It’s past midnight, so this will be short. We had a great morning planting new plants in our garden, and halfway through Sophia, Max and Misty showed up for a play date. We finished planting together and then I talked … Continue reading

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Easy day

I forgot to take pictures today. The morning was consumed with a doctor’s appointment for the girls. Lydia weighs 31 pounds, and Mary weighs 20. They’re both in the 3rd percentile for BMI, but the doctor said they look healthy, … Continue reading

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Blabbing about home schooling

This morning I raced around the house doing and folding loads upon loads of laundry, cleaning up and putting away Easter/Spring decorations, painting Lydia’s nails, feeding the girls, and reading to the girls. When Mary went down for her nap, … Continue reading

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Field trip

Misty scheduled a tour of the fire department today for our preschool group (the one I dropped out of). We joined in for the fun and then had a picnic in the park with everyone afterward. The firemen were so … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

I have a ton of cute pictures from Easter, so we’ll just get to the good stuff right away: Then after church and naps, we headed to the Miners’ for dinner and their Easter egg hunt. That was egg hunt … Continue reading

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