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Joy in the Journey

I took my little ones to a pumpkin farm earlier this week and was reminded of the simpler joys in life. Decked out in his tractor-green John Deere t-shirt, his matching John Deere hat, and his frog-green “chore boots”, Joshua looked like a true born and bred farm boy. While the pumpkin farm itself was […]

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The Fix-It Man

Not long ago a sweet friend of mine passed along a Bob the Builder costume that her youngest son had outgrown. Last Sunday morning, Joshua discovered the brightly colored overall buried beneath a pile of pink tutus and glittery gowns (Joshua is no stranger to dress-up clothes thanks to his two older sisters’ five-drawer collection of costumes). Thrilled to […]

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Funny Feet and Tired Toes

One of the highlights of my kindergartener’s week is meeting the LETTER PEOPLE.  These ingenious little alphabet personalities have been around for decades. Each week an inflatable character in the shape of a letter shows up to teach pre-readers the appropriate sound and shape of that particular consonant or vowel.  WHile much has changed in […]

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