Month: April 2011

These Boots

These Boots

As promised: the Easter boots. Big win this time. The girls loved them, and we were able to take the tromp into the woods without worrying about the muck or mud. In fact, they’ve made appearances almost every day since, even when there was not a puddle in sight. As my friend Stephanie says, “My …

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“profitable for . . . training in righteousness”

“profitable for . . . training in righteousness”

Based on our discussions here and here, I’ve gone a bit more Tiger Mother on Ada in regards to her piano practicing. She’s just getting to the place that running through her material 30 minutes before her lesson isn’t getting the job done anymore. She has to put in more actual work now and, frankly, …

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Changing Things Up

Changing Things Up

    We love pizza around here but we’re trying to eat a little more consciously. Not to get all crazy about it, but we want to help the kids develop healthy habits. This tasted so fresh and light. Super easy recipe: bake refrigerated pizza dough, mix dry ranch seasoning into light mayo and spread …

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