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Take Gentle Care

How many times have I said as a mom, “Be gentle.”  Especially when the wee ones were toddlers it seemed as though this phrase was on repeat.  Now that the girls are bigger, I don’t have to say it nearly as often.  Although maybe I need to say it like this – Be gentle with yourself. I…
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It’s Possible

It’s no secret that there’s a lot of musical theater going on in our house.  Both girls have been involved in musicals this summer.  Addie was a Bird Girl in Seussical Jr. and Lily is a villager in Once on this Island.  I watched back to back showings of Seussical and have been singing “It’s…
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Yarn Shaming

Maybe you’ve seen Dog Shaming? (Don’t click through if you’re eating lunch unless you have a strong stomach, just sayin’)  Nothing makes me go into hysterical giggles like Dog Shaming does.  There’s a version for cats as well, but let’s face it – cats never look like they feel bad.  But dogs, oh my!  These…
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Telepathic Knitting

Telepathic knitting – if I knit as much as I think about knitting, just imagine the projects that I could complete! Alas, life seems to get a bit in the way sometimes.  Not that I’m whining, just that the knitting doesn’t seem to move as fast when you don’t pick it up as much.  We’ve…
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Soccer Socks

…And Away We Go!

Do you remember the Hannah Barbara cartoons?  I watched them a lot as a kid on Saturday morning.  I love that the cartoon characters feet would be moving super fast, but the rest of their body would be at normal speed.  I kind of feel like that right now.  I should be moving super fast,…
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