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Laundry Scares Everyone

Last night as Rob and I tackled Mount Laundry at the kitchen table, I noticed that, when I put one of the kids’ wicker laundry baskets on the counter, Murphy became skittish.  I couldn’t imagine that the basket was scaring him, but sure enough, when I put it on the floor or moved it towards…

Life Goes On

Well, unless the aftermath of the rapture includes piles of laundry, dirty floors, and whining children, it appears I am still alive.  Or in Hell.  It’s actually hard to tell. It is GORGEOUS outside today; a lovely breeze, bright sunshine – perfection.  Rob and Eliza went fishing at some ungodly hour of the morning, so I…

The Family Dog

There was a point, two summers ago where my husband and I debated having another child.  After much back and forth we made a decision: instead of another baby we’d compromise and get a new dog!  Brilliant. So, decision made, we did the following in quick succession one week in July: 1) Thursday, Friday and…

Our new big beautiful red head

Well, I woke up this morning to barking. Yes, you heard me right, barking.  We are now the proud owners of a female golden retriever/chocolate lab mix female who is a really large puppy. She’s not a newborn puppy, I think John said she’s about 8 months old, but I could be wrong, I was…

Of course it had to happen eventually

Consider this post a departure from the normal flow of my life. I’ll get to telling you about VBS in the next one, I just want to share this now. So as I said excuse the randomness of it. No movie in my 22 year existence has ever made me cry or choke up. It’s…

The Moo Family has a New Moo!

Earlier today my husband comes in with the lap top to show me something.  Usually when he brings me the lap top to show me something it is some type of must have boating, fishing, or snowmobiling thing he has to have so I quickly said NO!  I haven’t totally mastered the art of saying…