Taking it easy

The last few weeks we have been taking it easy and enjoying my parents. Mom flew down for a couple weeks and was such a help with to me and with the kids. Zoe loved having Nan share her bed and tell ‘Nancy-Jancy’ stories. It was also fun for Nan to do the school drop […]

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Uranus

Every Friday Zoe has”share day” at school. They are to bring in an item to show to the class that begins with the letter of the week. We always have fun picking out something unique. This week was U week. We thought of umbrella, and utensil, and unicorn but figured all the other kids would […]

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Festival Frenzy

This weekend we were busy busy busy.  Saturday we went to the International Festival, which was quite enjoyable.  There are info boards from (about) every country, foods to try, informaional sessions, and a cool dance competition.  Zoe loved the dancing – all the costumes and music.  In fact, she wanted to stay longer but Bryan and […]

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Glorious day

Today has been so nice. It was 75 degrees and sunny and breezy. I opened all the windows and aired the house all day. Ahhhh- fresh clean spring air. Then we spent the whole day out back. Cleaned and hung 6 loads of laundry – all our sheets and quilts plus the clothes! Aired out […]

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So… Tonsillectomy Recovery Sucks

Finally! yes finally! I feel like I can eat *some* solid foods. I had my tonsils out 2 weeks ago and let me just say, again, it sucks. The surgery went well. I had them out with the modern coblation technique, which I cannot explain other than it’s modern and has to do with heating […]

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Tonsillectomy

Got up at 0545 this morning, dressed, brushed my teeth careful not to swallow a thing, and drove myself in the dark to the surgery center at South Georgia Medical Center. No breakfast and a grumbly stomach. Checked in and was promptly taken to a pre-op room. Ugh. Today is the day. I was weighed, […]

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Drip drip drop

The weather has warmed up, thank goodness, and brought with it some wonderful rain. We’ve taken advantage by weeding, planting, mulching, mowing and getting our yard ready for garden time.  Avi loves splashing in the puddles an playing in the rain spout. Zoe has been such a help digging in the dirt!

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The season begins

I love this time of year! Garden time!!! Of course here in Georgia it starts months before anywhere else. So, the second week in January we started our seeds in my little greenhouse and now they are sprouting. We have sweet peas, tomatoes, pepper, eggplant, beans, and more! Plus some marigolds and two bleeding hearts […]

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Daddy-Daughter Dance

This is the second year that Bryan has taken Zoe to the Valdosta Father Daughter dance, and Zoe’s anticipation was months coming.  She’s been asking when it is since last year! Finally, it arrived and amazingly it coincided with her schools’ Donuts for Dads morning. So, Bryan was able to go into her school for […]

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