Monthly Archives: August 2016

A Fun Family Day Out

Yesterday was awesome.  We’ve been trying to get to a state park’s annual event for three years now, and something keeps coming up to block us from going.  One year it was a horrible migraine, one year it was working … Continue reading

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Plan for Next Year’s Fair

Having spoken with another parent, I feel a bit better.  I wasn’t imagining things about the judging process.  This parent’s daughter has been up for best-in-show each of the last five years and not attained it, despite difficulty of project … Continue reading

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Fair Frustrations

Today was project judging for the fair.  DD2 is in a 4H group which focuses on crafts, and she’s worked quite hard through this past year.  Her projects often frustrated her to the point of tears, yet she would come … Continue reading

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Tax Credit for Childcare

On this morning’s news, I heard that Trump vows to give full tax credit for childcare expenses.  This is an issue that has always hacked me off. I am a stay at home mom.  I chose to give up my … Continue reading

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