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Pantry Candy

Do you eat leftovers? I have only known one or two people in my life who didn’t. Well, I just don’t “get that”. When I was growing up, we ate everything until it was gone. 581 more words

Juggling soup.............when all around you are having sandwiches

Having never written a blog post or even ever thought of writing a blog post before 2am this morning i’m not quite sure where to start………so I’ll start at 2am. 519 more words

Home Education

Why I found having 2 kids harder than 5.

It was a cold winter morning. Luke had been up early preparing for work in the crisp dawn air while I slept on, exhausted from yet another big night of feeding and changing my newborn. 1,098 more words

Grandma’s Banana Bread

Our family LOVES banana bread. They also love bananas but somehow, magically, there are always just enough bananas left forgotten to make two loaves of banana bread. 377 more words


Our Story Part 2

We were naive, newly married, adjusting, but always praying for God to help us to be resolved. There was so much more to come…so much more love to follow! 1,458 more words

Health Issues

Throw Back Tuesday - Reminiscing

This is a little something I penned in the spring of 2011. The child I am writing about is now 12 and no longer asks me to read to her. 364 more words

Throw Back Tuesday: borrowing from my original blog

Introducing our very own “Godfather Corleone”!

Please forgive the blurriness of this photo. It was taken in April of 2009 with a cellphone, shortly after the birth of our thirteenth child, Cecilia, and I had to borrow it from from my original blog, Mum2twelve. 69 more words