Category Archives: Jack

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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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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Can’t Spell Manicure Without M-A-N

Last Thursday, on the drive home after picking up the kids at school, Jack asked me to paint his nails. To say I was surprised would be an understatement- he has been staunchly anti-nail polish since he was about 3 … Continue reading

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They Didn’t Get It From Me

I am not artistic. I think I have a good eye for design, but as far as actually creating something decent you best look elsewhere. And so far, I’ve lived my life never really feeling that lack, although it must … Continue reading

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