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About lonek8

stay at home mother with four beautiful children. Devoted television watcher and reader; wannabe novelist and fashionista.

What I Read 2017- September/October 

A Wrinkle In Time- Madeline L’Engle: I can’t remember ever reading this as a kid, so I figured I’d give it a whirl before the movie comes out (and while I waited for any of my books on hold to … Continue reading

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And Then He Was Ten

Today is Jack’s tenth birthday. Hard to believe in so many ways – that he is already ten, that he is only ten. He’s a rascal, a whip smart smart-ass, the cat’s favorite person in the entire world, and pretty … Continue reading

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Not That Kind Of Football

I’m officially a soccer mom! Aside from a brief experiment six years ago, my kids have been woefully uninterested in playing soccer so far. In fact, until this year they’ve been uninterested in most sports. And in reading. Or anything … Continue reading

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What I Read 2017 – July/August

Not a lot of winners came up on my reading lists these past two months. Fair amount of high hopes were dashed though. All in all, you could do worse than any of the books on this list, but don’t … Continue reading

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School Started, The Sun Disappeared, It Was A Thing

I forgot to share first day of school pics from last week. Probably because I was too busy being excited about having All. Four. Kids. In. School! 

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