Tag: Life Goes On

Living Your Life

Life Check

Over the last 30 days we have traveled and we have received visitors. Well they were more like family… and brave to put up or live with our crew for a couple of days! I loved every moment of it! Although I was thinking a lot.  I was taking things in.  So I may have […]

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Oma I still miss you…

For about 5 years now we have celebrated Christmas when everyone is home.  Sometimes that has meant waiting until January 30th, but usually it means the first day after Honey Bear is able to go on leave.  Celebrating a week or two before the official date doesn’t change the meaning of the festivities… For us […]

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My Favorite Things

Today I regained my Pancake Mojo. I am pretty sure my ability to flip pancakes was the reason my husband married me.  That and my smoothies. Somewhere along the way I lost it.  The first time it happened I was angry.  My pancakes were inedible discs of blackness .  Hungry children + frantic mom is […]

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Dear Ole Dad

Growing up can be rough! When I listen to my brothers speak about their childhood and compare it to others… I realized we may not have had the best of childhoods or the best of circumstances compared to others… but it is mine and it helped me become the person I am today. Being the […]

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Good Grief…

I remember a turning point in my relationship with my Oma < Mother >.  I was visiting her and I had enough of her telling me to take care of my brothers.  What about me?  Now I had brought her my first born son and was told to stand aside.  I did not know that […]

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