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March 31, 2005
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This happened while I was in the kitchen making lunch the other day. C (my 5 year old): Grrrr (hilarious growling), grrrrGraaaaawl!!!!! Me: What are you doing, Honey? C: (very dramatically) GGGGGRRRRRrrrrrrr, Mom, oh no…..a porcupine….BEHIND YOU!!!! AAAAAGGGGGGGGHHHHH! Me: What? … Continue reading

March 29, 2005
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Remind me to add the career “butcher” to my long list of things that I never want to do for a living. I carved up the rest of my ham yesterday….and, well, let’s just say that I’m happy to be … Continue reading

March 28, 2005
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Two young teenaged girls were having a lively discussion yesterday at church while waiting for their parents. I was sitting nearby with a sleeping baby…so I wasn’t trying to listen….but I did anyway. They were having an interesting discussion about … Continue reading

March 28, 2005
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We had a good day yesterday. It did seem a bit cold, for Easter, and sort of a gloomy day here in St. Louis with rain and clouds. Baby E was sort of content in the worship service, so I … Continue reading

March 24, 2005
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Well, I’ve finally done it. I bought the first ham (of my life) to make for Easter supper. Usually I avoid buying a ham to make for holiday dinners by going with a grilled meat or BBQ — I know, … Continue reading

March 22, 2005
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These are great pancakes. The recipe looks simple. It is. It is worth making, too. Definitely better than a mix from a box…and better than other “homemade” pancakes that I’ve made before. 1 egg 1 C. flour 3/4-1 C. milk … Continue reading

March 22, 2005
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Well, I got most of my spring break goals accomplished. Still have to go through the clothes and gather stuff for the rummage sale. Still have to get Easter duds. Still have to paint my bathroom. Still have to help … Continue reading

March 15, 2005
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Sorry for the blog absence. This is spring break for my boys. We are staying in town and I have a long list of stuff that I want to get done over the break. Some of the stuff has already … Continue reading

March 4, 2005
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My baby wanted to eat his finger food with a fork today. He is so determined — determined but sweet. He was so happy to try feeding himself with a fork. Cute. He is also in the habit of pointing … Continue reading

March 1, 2005
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A Lenten Prayer Lord, who throughout these forty days For us did fast and pray, Teach us with you to mourn our sins, And close by you to stay. As you with Satan did contend And did the vict’ry win, … Continue reading