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So Many Questions

“Mom? When is daddy going to retire from working?” “Daddy’s a young man, so probably not for thirty years, or maybe more if he really loves what he’s doing.” “How old will I be then?” “Maybe thirty-five or forty-five.” “I probably won’t live in your house anymore then.” “Probably not.” “Can I still come over…

Getting The Most Out of One Day

Yesterday was a big day:  It was my birthday.  It was my dad’s birthday.  I had no time to boo hoo about getting older.  I was too busy mourning the last day of my kids being in school.  When I was younger, my birthday nearly always fell on the last day of school and I…

Overheard at the Playdate 2

“So, J.P.? Guess what?” “What, Bob?” “I’m a Lego enthusiast.” “Okay.” “And when I grow up, I’m going to be an adult Lego enthusiast.” “Whoa, Bob.” “I know.”

I am in a funk

There is just way too many things going on right now and I feel so emotional all the time. I am still coming to turns with Sarah being pregnant and being a grandmother and all of the stuff that goes along with that. On top of that James is graduating in less than 10 days…