Category Archives: After

mornings with av

  Mornings with Av. Bad Case of the Stripes is his favorite book this week. It’s about a little girl who finds herself completely confused and mixed up because she tries to be like everyone else instead of being herself. I like the message, he likes the rainbow stripes. xo.

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43.

Wayne would have been 43 years old yesterday. I took the kids to his bench, where we placed flowers and talked to him. Bear said, “I sure hope you are having a great birthday party up there today!” It’s hard to keep it together when your daughter is so sweet and innocent and hopeful. Just […]

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Protected: to be remembered

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the good life

Yesterday I laid low and felt sorry for myself until it was time to get the kids from school. Every year on Feb. 5th, I’ve done something with them – never telling them why they got a new toy (mommy guilt) or why they got to pick out where we ate for dinner (always secretly […]

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{ to be remembered }

Dear Caeden, On Father’s Day this year we celebrated Dad. The one who reads stories at night, plays soccer in the backyard with you, indulges you with iPod downloads, snuggles on the sofa in the early morning hours before work – Your Dad. So we made sure he knew how much he is loved and […]

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