Tag Archives: Kids

Phineas and Ferb should move in here

I’ll admit, we are late coming to the Phineas and Ferb craze. The kids just discovered it a few weeks ago after watching almost everything else on Netflix. Today, I really heard the words to the theme song for the … Continue reading

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A little levity and a little sex

The birds and the bees have been an ongoing conversation here since Letty was a baby. We took someone’s advice and just answered the question they asked, and didn’t provide any more information than that. I think that particular method … Continue reading

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Out of coffee

We’re out of coffee. Have more frightening words ever been spoken? It’s Friday morning. And we are out of coffee. We buy it in two pound bags. I’m not sure how exactly it happened. But here we are, and my … Continue reading

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Feeding a homeschooling family

It’s dinner time again. And once again I’m too tired to want to work very hard in the kitchen. We went to a museum today on a field trip to an Ancient Egypt exhibit. We had a great time, and … Continue reading

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Sleep when you’re dead

I’ve always considered myself lucky when it came to sleep and my children. Once we got them sleeping through the night as babies, we haven’t had many problems. Sure, they had the occasional nightmare or coughing fit, but other than … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Carlos

Carlos turned 5 this week. My exuberant, cheerful, never sits still, boy is 5. Where did the time go? Anyway, to celebrate the big event we had a party. And what a party it was. It was delayed 3 times … Continue reading

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Eat your ice cream first

Last night we ate dinner backwards. A new restaurant opened near us with an ice cream counter, burger counter, and a playground. We took the kids yesterday afternoon for ice cream and play time. When we were still there an … Continue reading

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