Tag Archives: teens

Making do, and Cutting it Out


Some of the funniest things happen in conversation.  Not too long ago, one of the boys and I were talking about something that escapes my mind at the moment, but at some point in the conversation I said, “Well, we’ll … Continue reading

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The XY Chromosome is Not in a Flower


At the beginning of the year I got my trusty camera from the dusty depths of my closet and decided to fire it up.  I don’t remember what the impetus was for this, just that I wanted to start taking … Continue reading

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What Do You Do All Day?


What do you do all day?  I don’t know if girls ask this question, but boys certainly do.  And no other question sets off fireworks faster. Usually halfway to school, “Oh, I forgot my science book.  Can you bring it … Continue reading

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There’s a War Going On…


And I’m not referring to conflicts in other countries.  No, this conflict is going on right inside my house.  It’s the tupperware/container wars.  I’m guessing everybody has this.  You know, the container with no lid.  The lid with no container. … Continue reading

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Same Song, Different Day


I know I’ve said this before, but yesterdays post got me thinking about it again.  One of the most difficult things about parenting is acceptance.  Acceptance for who they are, what they want to do, how they want their hair, … Continue reading

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