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The Christmas Gimmies

Last year my family sat around, dazed, as we opened our Christmas gifts. At first, the kids were really into it, and tore in with great enthusiasm. Then a strange thing happened… the excitement waned, the piles of torn paper and discarded gift bags grew, and presents were barely glanced at as they were revealed, […]

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Stranger Danger

Today’s playdate with Doodle Cakes and ShaMoo started out well enough – we met at a new-to-us indoor playground because the weather was iffy at best, and our usual splash pad get together didn’t seem like such a good idea. Wasn’t so bad, not too many kids and ours all soon disappeared into the massive […]

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There’s trouble afoot…

Stealthily, quietly, they creep in. They Sit. They Wait. They Watch.   Then there is carnage. If you have berry trees, you know what I’m talking about. I have some beautiful Serviceberry trees, and every year it’s the same thing. I get a bumper crop happening… And they move in… Yeah, I’m looking at you, […]

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