fall

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What’s been keeping me too busy to sit at the computer long enough to respond to emails, let alone pour my thoughts into a blog post you ask?  Wellllll, let me just show you a little bit about that: Not only is there actually a space available for me to have a canning storage shelf

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Recently there has been a lot of extra discussion and prayer in our home about the state of the world. I won’t go into detail because I am pretty sure that we are not the only ones concerned and having these same conversations.  What we keep coming back to though is that in order to

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It is hard to believe that nearly 16 weeks have passed since we had Sophia.  3 1/2 months.  I don’t know how the days keep moving but they do.  God’s grace truly is sufficient enough for us.  Without it, this life would not be possible.  Although I still think about her every single moment of

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We have been having a great time this fall, enjoying the extra nice days that we have been blessed with so far into October. Here’s a quick picture update: We spent an evening last week with several other families from our parish at our local cathedral. We celebrated mass with the Bishop and then had

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Fall Fun

Fun seems like a really tame word to describe how the fall has been for us but I don’t have time to search a thesaurus and in case anyone is actually still reading this blog I hope to keep my posts a little shorter before I scare you away too! I believe this is our

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October

Sorting through October pictures I realized that the month is nearly gone already! Thankfully the proof is in the pictures that it was full of fun and many great memories. We are still spending A LOT of time in the kitchen this month, baking and storing away goodies for winter. Lilly practically begs to help

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Thanksgiving Fun

Time is marching right along and we are having a load of fun learning and making messes lately. We are toward the end of Math U See Primer and T is close to mastering telling time but I had this little turkey file folder game put away just for fun so it’s a nice little

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Holding onto fall

We started this messy project yesterday and I considered doing it inside for about 30 seconds because it was pretty windy out. Thankfully we did it outside, what a messy but really fun project! We started inside with cutting out the leaves from construction paper. Then went outside to glue and crush leaves for the

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Fall fun

I have officially broken in our recently repaired oven. I was very anxious and quite frankly, scared to death when I turned it on, but I started slowly. My first experiment was with these color-cookies and they only required preheating. You actually turn the oven off before you put them in to melt. Very fun