Monthly Archives: April 2009


photo courtesy of last week (maybe 2 weeks ago), my friend and co-worker, rachel, told us about this guy who was yelling at her while she was driving to work (her 2nd job). and not only yelling at her, … Continue reading

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norway, norwhat, norwex

photo courtesy of i have so much running through my mind, but i am going to concentrate on norwex.a while ago, i mentioned i was going to talk about my new favorite thing: put it simply, norwex is … Continue reading

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wordy wednesday cuties!

i know it’s dark, and i’m sorry. but she is so cute anyway! wearing grandma’s hat! server: can i get you something to drink? maya: yes! you can get us something to drink. _____________________________________ brin: here, shawna, you can have … Continue reading

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this is not staged

This post is part of “Laughter Lives! Tuesday” on the Riggs Family Blog. Check our their blog to read everyone else’s “Laughter Lives!” posts. what mom in her right mind would think this was a good idea? what mom wouldn’t … Continue reading

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day of dedication *corrected*

despite the fact that chris’s back is incredibly painful. and despite the fact that we had 1/2 hour to get everyone dressed (all FIVE of us) and out the door. and despite the fact that it was FREEZING (42 degrees … Continue reading

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what happened?

yesterday was as perfect as it could be for a family of a 4 year old, 2 year old, and a 10 month old. i had a schedule, i followed the schedule loosely (thereupon spending some good quality time with … Continue reading

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everyone in my family is so UNIQUE! i was told that after you have your second baby you will realize that you still don’t know anything. well, i didn’t find THAT to be true per se, but as each of … Continue reading

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earth life

image provided by this is not me. i kind of wish it was me, but. its. not. (no, you see i have THREE children. no, totally kidding! i can’t bake a turkey without a fire starting in my oven!) … Continue reading

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page to dr. pryor

so i had to call dr. pryor last night while he was on call because dane has really bad diaper rash from his antibiotic! this after telling him all day that i would NOT need to call him. so when … Continue reading

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strong little bugger

if you haven’t checked on stellan lately, please see how this amazing little boy is doing.mckmama has been faithful in keeping her prayer warriors posted. it makes me want to cry (this could also be to the fact that i … Continue reading

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