Category Archives: school topics


When I found out I was expecting my oldest son I started dreaming of the day I could share stories about both of his great grandfathers who served in WWII. I was so excited about it that I actually outfitted … Continue reading

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This School Rocks!

Today was a bittersweet day as we sent our kids off for their first day of school knowing this would be our oldest son’s last year in elementary school.  Everyone always told us that time would go so quickly once … Continue reading

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Travel Map

It’s that time of year where we, as a family, start dreaming of our summer travel plans.  Traveling together is something we look forward to all year long and now that the boys are getting older it’s fun to include … Continue reading

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Vote 2012

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you probably remember that before having kids I worked as a high school American History teacher.  Combine that with the fact that both my husband and I are fairly passionate about … Continue reading

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1st Day Traditions

Well…summer break is officially over!  The kids headed back to school today after an action-packed summer.  As much as we love summer and all the freedom that comes with it the boys get antsy to get back in the classroom … Continue reading

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