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Awareness Hits Home

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, as I’m sure you all know.  Pink has infiltrated my school, Gracie’s daycare, social media, TV, …

Defending the Goal

Defending the Goal

Last week, I was sitting on the sidelines during one of Bean’s soccer practices.  He was playing goalie with some friends on …

She.

She.

She loves castles, doll babies, and tea sets. She loves her brother even more. She squeals when she sees a butterfly and …

The Hardest Part of Kindergarten

The Hardest Part of Kindergarten

I was somewhat prepared for Bean starting kindergarten this year.  I read a few articles about it online, talked to some friends …

Things I Love Right Now

Things I Love Right Now

1.  Bean’s soccer games.  I love cheering for him on Saturdays at his soccer games.  It has been so fun to watch …

While We Wait.

I’ve been missing my dad this week.  Things at work are not going well this year, for lots of different reasons, and …

The Yin and Yang of Parenting

The Yin and Yang of Parenting

Michael got Student of the Month today.  First Student of the Month in his class this year. Gracie went time out for …

Marriage, Money, and Mario

Marriage, Money, and Mario

On Friday night, we had a movie night with our kids, which has become our weekly tradition.  We had a lot of …