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How I Got Into....Joni Mitchell

A few weeks ago in this series I wrote about the impact my college neighbour Jonny had on my musical tastes. One of the artists he introduced me to was The Band. 1,009 more words

How I Got Into

No Longer I Who Live

June 30, 2015

(1 year, 8 months, 3 days later)

Galatians 2:20-21

“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. 202 more words



Corn in toy bins / left over homemade swirl cake abandoned / Halloween images made by Zack / pretty girls in sparkly bat wings / pretty girls in sparkly bat wings eating their first soup from a can.


Bumpdate: 32 Weeks

Size of Baby: Jicama
Total Weight Gain: 28 pounds (thanks, Disney World! Maintaining on the last two weeks’ weight gain)
Maternity Clothes?: Yes — which mostly consists of black, gray and navy now that the weather is turning colder. 447 more words


When Fear Chokes: 31 Days

Last night, my daughter choked on a lifesaver.

Clumped in a crowded school hallway in the midst of the annual fall festival, while I wrangled her and her brother and her daddy wrangled the fishing line at the kindergarten booth, she screamed and gasped and retched. 393 more words


Robot kitten cleans up

These are the kinds of hijinks we get up to over breakfast, most mornings.


Roundup: Elder beats Moeller in soccer showdown

Elder’s senior forward Chris Squeri scored the game’s lone goal midway through the first half in a 1-0 shutout win over Moeller.

Elder (9-1-1) is ranked No. 104 more words