Monthly Archives: June 2012

Night at the Emergency Room

Well, our son won lots of hearts last night.  He was riding his bike with DH and DD1 while I took DD2 to her 4H meeting.  About two miles down the bike path, he swerved to miss his sister, then … Continue reading

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Talk to Your Kids

Some friends and I were discussing the whole teen “I’m in love!” thing.  My oldest just turned 13 and my middle will be 12 soon.  I decided to have a chat with them before they enter this ‘love’ phase. Let … Continue reading

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More Random Thoughts

School’s out and I’m trudging through all of the stuff that came home.  My son went through his papers and I’ve sorted through DD1’s papers.  I use some of DD1’s papers for homeschooling DD2.  Using the actual papers from school … Continue reading

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End of the School Year Challenge

DD2 had just finished her school work Friday afternoon when I had a thought.  I told her that as she already had all of her assignments for the last week of school (this week), I didn’t care how soon she … Continue reading

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Suburban Plagues

Last year we battled chipmunks.  This year I think we’ll be declaring war on the rabbits.  When we moved in to this home eleven years ago, a rabbit was living under the deck.  It had babies, but they all disappeared … Continue reading

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