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DNA does not lie. 

Curiosity won and I did an Ancestry.comDNA test. After several weeks, I got the results yesterday and I’m trying to make sense of what make no sense to me. 599 more words


School In. Peace Out.

Today is the last first day of school in America. By the end of the week, most moms will have resigned themselves to the bittersweet rhythms of another school year. 512 more words

Mothering Trials

Food Stamp Challenge Update 2

Since my initial attempt at the food stamp challenge was a failure, I decided, rather than do it just for myself, why not rope the whole family into the ordeal? 657 more words


Hunting For The Yeti At Riverhill Himalayan Gardens 

Wooded pathways, stacks of branches, and plenty of mud are just three of the things that make my lot happy and luckily enough they are plentiful at… 479 more words

No Signs.

Today is Mom’s 70th birthday. She is very busy.


Jamie's Italian Guilford:Review

I am a little ashamed to say that even though I have been a huge fan of Jamie Oliver since his ‘Naked Chef’ days I have never set foot in to one of his restaurants. 727 more words

Romance When You Have Eight Kids

I recently texted my wife the following:

“Do you want to go out and buy a toilet with me tonight? The romance never stops.”

No, it doesn’t when you happen to have eight kids. 637 more words

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