Monthly Archives: June 2014

Dog Days of Summer- spoiler alert – depressing!

It’s hard to believe but as of next Friday (July 4th) our summer break will be half over.  The busy part of the summer is over – the garden is in and (mostly) growing, the kids have gone to camp (4-H, … Continue reading

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Support

Thanks everyone for the enthusiastic response. I admit that I don’t feel “done” with this journey or the blog quite yet. But perhaps we are moving on to a new chapter – one with a little less chaos and a … Continue reading

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Are We Done?

I have a bumper sticker (designed by myself) on the back of my car that reads “Woman on the Verge!” It’s meant different things at different times over the years, most of them rather pessimistic. However it currently has a … Continue reading

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