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Nurturing True Gratefulness: A Guest Post

November… already? Well, this is a great time to take stock, count our blessings, and pass along a grateful attitude to our loved ones. One of my very favorite bloggers over at Muddy Buddies: Making the Most in the Messy … Continue reading

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Daddy 3.0, by Rob Armstrong

I ran across this book on Amazon. The cover design caught my eye, then I noticed the subtitle: “A Comedy of Errors.” Yep, gotta read this. Twin preschoolers. Their mom, working 16-hour days at the hospital. Their dad, recently unemployed. … Continue reading

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A Throwback Mother’s Day

Don’t expect a regular sort of post from me this week. Sunday was Mother’s Day–the strangest one I have experienced. From the birth of the first child, we parents all know our goal is to “work ourselves out of the … Continue reading

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Okay, can you stand one more post about my one-and-only relay triathlon? And then I’m done. No, really; I promise. Not another word. It’s just that, a week or so after the event, I had one of those little “light-bulb” … Continue reading

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Nest Status: 95% Empty

I started writing this in 2009 before our younger son’s freshman year in college. He is now a sophomore at UNT and I am more proud of him than ever. Bridges, bridges, bridges. I lost count between Baytown and the … Continue reading

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