Category Archives: childhood

Day #5 Let’s Talk TED & Unschooling

I have great admiration for the life that this family leads with their children.  The concept of “unschooling”is difficult for me,  being the daughter and sister of educators. Yet, as I watch the Heilmans mature – I question what we … Continue reading

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I {HEART} Doris Day & Rock Hudson – there, I admitted it!

True Confession…I am a red-blooded, valentine-heart carrying romantic. Surprised? So am I.  Hudson & Day’s Pillow Talk, Lover Come Back and Send Me No Flowers rank among my all-time favorite movies list. They make my eyes spring tears of romantic … Continue reading

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First Father’s Day without a Father – toughest day in a long time.

Rough day at the homestead. But another holiday under the boys’ belts. Who knew that grieving took so long? Oh yeah – everyone who has ever lost someone that they loved. I pray that some day they will be able … Continue reading

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High School Perspectives – Mine & My Son’s

I have been stumbling down memory lane today and I gotta tell ya, it is a bit distracting. Re-discovering the people and events that have taken up residence in the archives of my mind draws a lot of my mental … Continue reading

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National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

When was the last time you had a PB&J sandwich? I hadn’t made myself one in ages. Then about a week ago, I discovered a lost jar of apricot/pineapple jam, I think I received it as a gift last spring. … Continue reading

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