May 2008

Julia

About two months before her third birthday, the “why’s” began. Long, recursive chains of “why?” I’d heard about the “why’s”, but I’d never experienced first hand the phenomenon of a small child’s endless pursuit to […]

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The grand prize winner of the HP Printer Dock and Camera and Veggie Tales: Lessons from the Sock Drawer DVD is #60 Heather! The winners of the 4 Veggie Tales: Lessons from the Sock Drawer […]

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I have been procrastinating. (I know – a very common theme in my busy life.) But this time it paid off! You see, I have been wanting to buy a Canon EF 50mm 1.4 lens […]

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Our husbands have it easy. Moms are so easy to please… just give us a gift certificate to the local spa and you’re good to go. But finding a good gift for a man can […]

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5 Minutes for Mom brings you exclusive samplings from the best mom blogs in our weekly column, The Sampler, hosted by 5 Minutes for Mom contributing editor Shera, from A Frog In My Soup. I […]

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I was out of town for a full week (My hubby and I took a little trip to paradise). I came back and the grandparent babysitters had cleaned out my fridge (at least it seemed […]

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Julia and Sophia were stars at the Optometrist today. Since Janice and I both were wearing glasses by age three, I was a tad scared that we’d be sent to fit Julia for her first […]

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Can I confess something? Promise you won’t judge me? Okay – you probably will make certain judgments – how about just promise you won’t judge me too harshly? Here it is… Since Olivia was born, […]

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If you spend much time talking with children, especially those in the three to eight-year-old range, as they are getting to know you and trying to figure out who you are, they will inevitably ask […]

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