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Top Ten Things Children Remember

Parents, children and memories….as parents we do all we can to make memories for our children. And we do the best we can with what we have available to us. 282 more words

Encouragement For Moms

What are you going to do when you grow up?

I am not joking…that was my 6 year old son’s question to me. It was a general chat between us on the way to school, with him saying he’d be a policeman and my 4 year old daughter that she’d… 965 more words

Children Growing Up

My Brother, My Friend

My daughter had an English assignment recently. She wrote it following a specific format they were told to use. She concisely summarized 18 years of her brother’s life in relation to hers. 802 more words


That the night we turn the clocks back

should coincide with Halloween is perfect
time being such a trickster and all.
Tiny goblins and firefighters ring the bell
their heads barely rising to the panes… 253 more words


Why doesn't everyone collect conkers?

He who is tired of conkers, is tired of life.

What’s not to like? Those glossy, chocolatey-coloured shells covered in dew in the morning. The smooth feel of them in your pocket. 571 more words


And Then He Was Five

So the party came and went and we all survived.

Sunny weather helped, as seven boisterous boys bounced around on the sixteen foot trampoline.

The piñata took some bashing and the cake looked marvellous, if I do say so myself! 433 more words


From the Lives of Babes

In your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you.  897 more words

Parenting Teens