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Monthly Archives: June 2012


Okay, I’ll admit it. I get all giddy when it’s canning season … this is only my third year of canning but I just love it! There’s nothing like opening your own jar of preserves or canned tomatoes in the dead of winter … very satisfying. And very yummy. If you have never canned before,…

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{True Love}

“A true father is always there. He is there to spill tears of happiness when his eyes fall upon his infant daughter. He is there with arms to catch her when she takes her first steps or stumbles. He is there to teach her at the youngest age, even though she might not understand half…

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Two Months.

Loving a baby is a circular business, a kind of feedback loop. The more you give the more you get and the more you get the more you feel like giving. – Penelope Leach It’s been two delightful months of having {Princess Baby} Leia in our home. She wakes up with sweet coos in the…

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The More You Know.

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” ― Dr. Seuss,   Do you know what’s weird? It’s only been a month of summer and I already miss homeschooling. Yes, I know – crazy. I don’t miss the [sometimes very rushed] routines…

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Pink Skies at Night.

Did you have a fabulous weekend? Thank you all for the amazing comments on the giveaway blog post below. I love hearing from you all – it is so encouraging to ‘meet’ and ‘know’ you all. *Thank you* for taking the time to comment. And a big thank you to the Hungry Hollow for this…

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