Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Secret Library

One day this summer the boys came home from a bike ride and both of them had a book in their hands.  I asked where the books came from and they told me they found a “Secret Library” down the … Continue reading

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Monday Morning

It’s been a while since I’ve written a “Monday Morning” post and since my son is off on a hiking field trip with his class today I thought it would be a good day to share a breakfast.  If you’ve been … Continue reading

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A few weeks ago we took the boys on a spontaneous trip up to Duluth, Minnesota to enjoy the last few days of summer break.  We’ve been up there several times but the boys never tire of it as there … Continue reading

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Never Forget…

As all of you know, today marks 11 years since that fateful day when America came under attack by terrorists.  Up until this year, we haven’t discussed the details of the days events with our boys as we felt they … Continue reading

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Everyday Lunches

One question I get often is whether or not I make themed lunches for my kids everyday.  The answer is absolutely, categorically NO!!  If you’ve been following my blog for a while you already know that I work full-time and the … Continue reading

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