Tag Archives: 4H

Still Swamped – Possibly Forever

August has been crazy.  My son had a three appointment journey to an expander, preparing for braces.  They tried it in his mouth and his first words were, “Take it out!”.  He’s 12 and when young went through three and … Continue reading

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Feeling swamped

The Dark Sky park was a mixed bag.  We hadn’t taken the moon into consideration and it was so bright that it blocked a lot of stars.  We did see several satellites and a few meteorites.  DH played with his … Continue reading

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Summer Activities Under Way

Initially we thought our oldest had best find a job this summer, but when the best prospect fell through DH decided to take the trip to Mammoth Cave and Kentucky Down Under.  On the way home I got to thinking … Continue reading

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Plugging Along

Last week DD2 looked at the calendar and asked nervously, “Mom, who’s going to the dentist Monday?” She was relieved to find out it was me, but I didn’t tell her that they are all going the day after school … Continue reading

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Not Enough Time in the Day

This is shaping up to be a very long week. Tonight is DD2’s last sewing class for the (fair) year. She’s working on the finishing touches to a shirt as I write and has a counter change smocking project in … Continue reading

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The Rules are Changing

My daughter’s 4H group has been meeting at a local township hall for 75 years and the hall has been made available to our group for free all of those 75 years.  Recently, leadership at the hall changed.  This is … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Normal

We were out of town last week for my father’s funeral and all that goes with it.  Now it’s time to be getting everything back to the old routine.  Part of the trouble is that the routine wasn’t firmly in … Continue reading

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