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Phase 1: Operation Restore Home Sanity

For a few weeks now, we’ve had all 6 of us in our 1000′ house…all the time.  And since we’re contemplating homeschooling this summer/fall, that won’t change anytime soon (see next post).  Perhaps you can imagine that organization and home … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Being Nice

Here’s an article I wrote for our MOPS newsletter and decided to share.  I would love any input! 🙂 —— Are you a Nice Person?  Most people would probably answer yes—and caveat it with “Well, I’m a lot nicer than … Continue reading

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Sweet Success

Well, it happened.  Last year’s record of 70 pounds of food collected during Halloween to donate to our local food bank was totally blown out of the water.  Tonight we collected 120 pounds of food!!  You can see our messy … Continue reading

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Soup for Seniors

Wow. This is the result of our recent “Halloween alternative” idea.  We decided, after hearing that it used to be a tradition to ask for food for the poor on Halloween, to try it this year with our kids.  A … Continue reading

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