Monthly Archives: July 2015

One Year Later

My Grandfather’s death happened a year ago yesterday. I sorely miss him with his smile and laugh, but I more so catch myself wishing he was present to be able to experience the growth of our family. As the kids … Continue reading

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Rocketboy

It was so hot on Sunday that we brought our own personal fan to church. Sadly, yes, our place of worship does not have AC, so we used this with our own extension cord to cool EJ while she napped … Continue reading

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Free Non-Members

So with our New York Hall of Science premium family membership we’re able to also get into the Brooklyn Children’s Museum for free as well. EJ didn’t like the sand in Fort Lauderdale, but she liked the blue sand in … Continue reading

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I Wanna Feed The Goats

With my light schedule and the recently beautiful weather, we decided to go the Central Park Zoo because EJ loves animals. We were a little adventurous and took the subway which was CJ’s second time and EJ’s first time. CJ loves trains … Continue reading

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Bob

With our growing family and our not-so-growing apartment, we’re in constant declutter mode and have to get rid of some unneeded and little used possessions…such as my guitar. I received this in college as a generous gift, but I haven’t … Continue reading

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Under A Tree

Grace had to work for a little bit on July 4th and she had to take the car to work, so I strolled both kids over to my parent’s house. It would have been a nice 20 minute walk if … Continue reading

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So Loud

A few weeks ago I took CJ to his very first dental check up. A little late, but we brush his teeth twice a day and everything was fine, no cavities. Grace had actually driven into work that day, so … Continue reading

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Matching/Heeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeey

With CJ’s Pre-K placement always on our mind, we want to do our best to prepare him for the next level because technically, with his late birthday, he may be academically behind a year or so with some of his … Continue reading

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Year 12: End

And thus last Friday ended the 12th year of my teaching career so far, five in middle school and seven in high school. Amazing and completely grace-filled. A few weeks or months ago I wrote about how difficult my students were … Continue reading

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