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Nearly Wordless Wednesday

The grands were over and everything is out. I’m busy cleaning up Mickey Mouse waffles and finding slime ingredients. Then they leave and it’s quiet. Quiet like I haven’t heard for quite awhile. I’m cleaning up and I find this picture. 🙂 I call all my grands poops. I guess sisters call their little brothers […]

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Cousins are great

I never played with my cousins growing up, but I see how important they are to my grands. It helps that out of my five grandkids, four are boys of similar ages. (Poor Tuesday) Their personalities are so closely similar. They laugh, fight, connive, cry, hug, learn and love. I’m one of the common denominators […]

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Would you rather?

I have the game, “Would you Rather” but I don’t think any adults have ever played it in my house. For nearly five years, it’s been me reading the cards to my granddaughter and her telling me her answer. When she was younger, she struggled answering because she knew she didn’t want either. Ha! [Just […]

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Roadtrippin

A few weekends ago, I drove two of my kids and two grandkids to a family wedding.   It was at least two hours away and to avoid a night drive, we stayed overnight in a hotel. It was so fun to experience the sheer joy the kids feel when they check into a hotel. Jump […]