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7 Quick Takes Friday

Apologies, apologies for the confusion about the pseudo-post yesterday…I was testing a feature out that we’ve never used, along with editing a post that will be elsewhere later… So I’m making it up with a 7QT. And pictures. 1.  We attended … Continue reading

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Disappearing Time and the Case of the Seven-Year-Old

Disappearing as in, where did the time go? A whole month has gone by since I last posted. Anyone else feel like it’s a blur? Is this what adulting is about? Being continually surprised by how long it has been … Continue reading

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Coddiwomple.

It’s an odd word, isn’t it? It’s also slang. But the definition aptly describes my last year: to travel in a purposeful manner towards a vague destination. I feel like I’m being led by God down this path of ‘trust me’ … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes #7QT: Turkey, Potter, and New Year’s

1. We are ending this year on a BANG with illnesses all around. Both yesterday and the day before Andy went to bed with the kids. At 7pm. And last night my mum was gone, so I was all by … Continue reading

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Despite It All

Despite our turn of ill health, we had our own version of high tea here yesterday. The kids ate crustless sandwiches, drank tea from fancy cups (I only had two), and enjoyed crumpets with jam and whipped cream for dessert. … Continue reading

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My Little Pony and #7QT

  1. It’s totally the rage. With my kids. And did you know that they even have a Christmas album? Please, ask me how I know. 2. I finally, finally have entered into a rhythm of school work with Spencer that … Continue reading

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Kids and Safety

I’ve been trying to figure out a good way to talk with the kids about safety broadly. It’s not that we haven’t talked about it, but I’ve never felt that it’s been adequate for possible experiences. The Library While at the … Continue reading

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