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Aiden, You Have Been Caught

The mornings are absolutely crazy for me… beds made, 3 kids dressed, get myself ready for the day, throw a load of laundry in, breakfast for us all…all that and school starts at 9am.  Not long after this regular madness, … Continue reading

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Lexi Update 2011

We end our school year around April.  Thought I’d a moment  to reflect on Lexi’s achievements for the year and glance ahead at what’s next. Lexi turned 3 this school year.  Hard to believe this time last year we were … Continue reading

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Papa Sackrider Turns 60

We all headed up to Peoria to see Papa Sackrider.  March 20th he turned 60!  Jeremy surprised us all and their whole family was able to join in the festivities.  Nice to have the whole Sackrider family together!! We took … Continue reading

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Zoo Field Trip

  My mom and I braved the zoo with my three youngsters!   We all had a blast.  Before we even enter the zoo, the kids go crazy to see the turtles and the big fish.  This time Lexi told … Continue reading

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Zander’s First Derby

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February Pictures

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Zander goes to City Hall

  Zander has another awesome opportunity with his Cub Scout den to go to City Hall on one of his Go See Its.  He met the Mayor, a detective, Assistant City Manager and the Chief of Police just to name … Continue reading

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Girls enjoying school

  The girls are really enjoying school.  They zoom through whatever pages I have printed off for them.  They like to practice their names with dry erase markers.  We also have several math and language arts supplements they use.  One … Continue reading

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Dancing Lexi

Recently, Lexi has become less enthused about dance.  She talks about it during the week excitedly.  She talks about how she loves it and wants to go.  However, when the time comes she doesn’t want to go.  She gets there … Continue reading

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Zander’s 7th Birthday, Part 4 (and final)

After Zander graduated to his new camo belt, we went to McDonald’s to celebrate.  Also, Grammie and Papa Sackrider came down to celebrate his birthday.  It was a fun time together and they gave him a telescope for his birthday.. … Continue reading

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