Tag Archives: teens

Interesting Olympic Conversations


Today the boys and I were watching the women run track, and after watching a couple of races, Bugs says, “Six packs do not belong on a women.  It’s just wrong.” Roo agrees heartily, and I respond with, “No it’s … Continue reading

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16 Years Already?


16 years ago today, we went from a family of 3 to a family of 5.  Little did I know the magnitude to which my life would change. As of this writing, I now have three 16 year old sons. … Continue reading

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Surviving a Scuba Vacation With Teens


This past week our family went on a scuba diving vacation to Bonaire.  It was an interesting experiment in togetherness while participating in a sporting activity.   I learned a lot of things, including the fact that staying with three … Continue reading

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The 70’s


The other day when I was in the car with DH,  Nice to Be With You by Gallery came on the 70’s station he listens to.  Suddenly I was riding my bike to the high school swimming pool on a … Continue reading

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Summer Slugs


My son just watched me type that title and said, “Hey!!!” I replied, “How do you know I’m talking about you?” “Who else would it be?” “I could be talking about snails in the garden?”  I asked trying to sound … Continue reading

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Mothers Day


And remember that behind every successful woman……is a basket of dirty laundry.   Author Unknown Today is Mothers Day.  To all the amazing women in my life who show me time and again what a good mother is. The flowers, … Continue reading

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Who Would Want to Read Your Blog?


Yesterday evening I sat down to go through my blog reader, but before I clicked on that I had a look at the stats page.  I was excited to see so many countries on there and made a comment to … Continue reading

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