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September 10, 2015

First Day of School in In the Meadow

The kids had their first day of school yesterday. Kayla and Timmy are in eighth grade and Aaron is in fifth grade. My babies are growing up. Their school is kindergarten through eighth grade, ...


August 27, 2015

Final Week in In the Meadow

The kids are down to their last week and a half of summer vacation. School starts September 9th. We are not doing too much during this last week. We have been to the beach a few times. The ki...


August 11, 2015

Camp and Mom Update in In the Meadow

The kids have been at soccer camp this week. It is a day camp. At the end of the week they go to an amusement park. They also have trips to lasertron and the zoo. The kids go back to school o...


August 07, 2015

Update and Beach in In the Meadow

My mom is in a short-term rehabilitation unit. I like this place because the therapy she has been getting is great. She gets physical therapy twice a day as well as speech therapy. The bad par...


August 05, 2015

Beach and Park in In the Meadow

My mom is feeling better. She has been in the short term rehab facility for a little more than a week. She is recovering from a urinary tract infection. In the past couple days she has been sa...


July 11, 2015

Vacation in In the Meadow

We returned home yesterday from a vacation to Maine. We were invited to spend time at a cabin my husband’s family rents by a lake in Central Maine. It was very nice there. We spent a lot of ti...


June 29, 2015

Beach and Movie in In the Meadow

The kids have been on summer vacation since last Wednesday. They are not doing too much right now. They will be going to camp later in the summer. On Friday we went to the beach. It is a beac...


June 22, 2015

Last Night in In the Meadow

Tomorrow is the last day of school. There is an assembly and the kids are dismissed at 10:00 a.m. Timmy and Kayla will be finished with seventh grade and Aaron will be finished with fourth grad...


The school year is winding down. The last day is June 23rd. The last three days are early dismissal days. So there is not much school year left. Kayla and Timmy have been teenagers for one mo...


On Saturday we had Aaron’s birthday party. It was at a place with bounce houses and games. We ordered a birthday package with pizza and drinks. I brought a birthday cake. The kids each got to...


Today is Aaron’s tenth birthday. My baby boy is growing up. I made him an omelet with pickles this morning (he has unusual tastes.) We went out for ice cream right after school. Tonight he wi...


May 18, 2015

Growing Up in In the Meadow

My baby boy is growing up. Tomorrow is Aaron’s birthday. He will be ten years old. Double digits and two whole hands. I remember holding him when he was a newborn. His birthday party will be...


Today is a big day. Timmy and Kayla are thirteen years old today. My babies are teenagers. We had their birthday party on Saturday. The weather was great. It was unusually warm for early May...


We are having a party on Saturday for Timmy and Kayla’s thirteenth birthday. The party is mostly for our families. The twins are having get-togethers with their friends next weekend. My child...


The weather has been fairly warm, and I am definitely getting spring fever. I went outside on my lunch break today and did not want to go back inside. I did though. The kids have been going to th...


I meant to write about our vacation before today, but ended up being very busy this week. I guess it’s true about needing a vacation from your vacation, ha ha. The kids are taking the state sta...


April 20, 2015

Spring Break in In the Meadow

This past week was spring vacation for the kids. We took a road trip through Pennsylvania, Maryland, and West Virginia. It was a lot of fun. There were times when I felt like the Griswolds goi...


April 08, 2015

Easter Wrap-Up in In the Meadow

Last week we had our church Easter party. It was called a tween party and was for eight to fourteen year olds. The kids made Easter crafts and had pizza. They also decorated the church and hel...


April 02, 2015

Warm Day in In the Meadow

Warm day here today. First really warm day of spring. The kids have decided on what science projects they are doing. Timmy will be doing a project about the different types of rocks. He has b...


March 27, 2015

Quiet Week in In the Meadow

This has been a fairly quiet week after the excitement of the musical last weekend. We tried to pay extra attention to Timmy and Aaron, since Kayla got a lot of attention this weekend. We went ...


March 23, 2015

Musical Part 2 in In the Meadow

Sorry about the interruption. Had to answer the phone. Kayla’s musical went well. On Sunday afternoon there was a cast party in the school gym. The kids had pizza and snacks. One of the teac...


March 23, 2015

Musical in In the Meadow

This weekend was Kayla’s musical. The show was “The Music Man” and the performances were Friday and Saturday evenings. Kayla was in the chorus. The shows went very well. I was a little worrie...


March 19, 2015

The Big 4-0 in In the Meadow

Today is my fortieth birthday. I have to say that I don’t feel any different than I did when I was thirty-nine. Although I don’t think I’ve ever felt different on any birthday. My parents watc...


March 13, 2015

Almost Time in In the Meadow

Kayla’s school musical starts a week from tonight. There are two performances, on Friday and Saturday. They did run-throughs of the whole play this week. At first Kayla was nervous about the r...


March 04, 2015

Final Game in In the Meadow

Timmy’s hockey team had their final game of the season Monday night. They played very well and it was a close game. They lost three goals to two. We were very proud of him and had his favorite...


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