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family time capsule

“Sometimes you will never know the true meaning of a moment until it becomes a memory.”                                     -Dr. Seuss I have mixed feeling when a new year begins.  It is so exciting to have a fresh start, but it […]

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there’s no elf on our shelf.

December has arrived, and for the next three weeks many moms will be sneaking around the house while their children sleep, moving those tiny little elf toys to various places and putting together wonderfully creative scenarios for their children to enjoy and wonder about.  I am not one of those moms.  I’d love to be […]

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photo by Lynn Schulte

elf on the shelf

“Mom, maybe we can set up a trap this year and catch an elf,” Bradley says to me. I turn around with toothbrush in hand, “Why would we do that?” I ask, probably a little too dismissively; as I tell Mallie, one of the twins, to sit still as I start brushing the other twin’s […]

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