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Category: Boy Wonder


It’s not the best photo–but I love the look on our son’s face. The weather here has been glorious this week. And we spent most of last evening outside–hanging out on the porch with our telescope. The sky...

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Seventeen: and not a minute more

Ok, so there should probably be a photo with this post. But, the boy has a social life: so he’s not around today to snap a photo. Maybe later this week?   Geo came home from Christmas shopping last night, “Oh, mom,...

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A Rose By Any Other Name

After the ridiculousness of last week, I started to password protect this post. But then decided, it’s my truth. As Ann Lamott has so eloquently said, “You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If...

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Corners of our home: a watch and a half woven lanyard in the bathroom window. . . I’m always finding creative detritus left by this...

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Breaking My Heart

Valentine Trifecta: candy, stuffed animals, a homemade card. Stop Breaking My Heart Kid: The 15 Year Old: “So, Valentine’s Day is soon?” Me: “Tomorrow.” 15: “Oh. I don’t really have...

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You Make Me Smile

I recently bought new fabric for Mireio and shuttled it down to the studio the minute it arrived. I feel like I have to keep on top of the incoming supplies, otherwise the store has a tendency to take over the house. So, on my...

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They taste so much better than my photograph suggests! Yesterday I mentioned bribery as a parenting tool. I’m sticking by that word. In the past, I would have used the word incentive. But, really, if it involves sugar of...

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Brand New

So, it’s a brand new year in these parts. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of...

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Keeping Traditions

Me: Do you still want a birthday tree now that you are a teenager? Or have you out-grown the tradition? Boy Wonder: Mom! You’re never too old for a birthday tree! In fact, I’m going to make sure my kids have birthday...

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On Mommy Blogging

Me pushing 30, Boy Wonder pushing 2 months My mind is whriling today. I’m torn between busting an Acorn move (order, orders, orders), pouring new candles because I have an idea, and deep cleaning my pitiful house....

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Heartbreaker! I’ll probably have a first day post later this evening. But I thought you’d like to see my freshly minted 8th grader. Oh. My. Goodness. He’s too cute. Seriously, the kid is killing me. He better...

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