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What kind of gingerbread would you like?

Elliott has the best kindergarten teacher in the entire world – Natalie was lucky enough to have her too.  She writes a weekly newsletter about highlights from the class.  I loved this one from Wed.  It’s so Elliott. Wednesday- We have … Continue reading

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Best siblings for Blueberry

I forgot to share this from late Oct / early Nov…. The kids have been really sweet about Blueberry coming.  Natalie kisses Blueberry everyday that I drop her off at school.  Elliott has had some great questions / comments about … Continue reading

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Advent calendar

We are excited to continue a tradition from Jordan’s family: the homemade advent calendar! Mammaw made it and our kids are the third generation to use it.  Their great great grandmother, Maude Stevenson, became quite the traveler after Alvin died. … Continue reading

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Weekend of Natalie

We got a jump start celebrating Natalies 8th birthday with a friends party at a pottery place. The girls worked on wheels and did coil pots. They were awesome! I didn’t realize it is a two part party bc they … Continue reading

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Early Thanksgiving

gicen that I’m 34 weeks today (and Blueberry is the size of a cantaloupe), we opted for an early Thanksgiving in Barrington (the suburb the Linville’s just moved to). Kids loved the horses (neighbors), four wheeler, hot tub and other … Continue reading

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Boston with G and G

my parents make Met us in Boston Columbus Day weekend. We did a trolley and the Sci museum. Here are some highlights.  

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!  We were blessed with great weather, so we maximized our trick or treating time.  We did our whole street and nearly all of the street next door – Ellington and Farmington are where its at in Longmeadow on … Continue reading

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Field Trip and Doc Visits

I wanted to squeeze in being a chaperone on a field trip before baby #3 comes. Elliotts class went to a farm – perfect for their age: not too scary hay ride, small corn maze with two exits, small cider donuts. … Continue reading

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More mom time

moms and Milkshakes (Elliott’s idea)  this is a spin off Dads and Donuts at the library   we also spent a lot of time in our new minivan what a ride! Kids love all the gadgets. I love the easy … Continue reading

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While Dad is away…

…he is enjoying lobster in Maine. And we opted for a gourmet dinner of chocolate chip pancakes (for the first time ever)!   We also have made time for two nights of homework. I love being home and not rushed … Continue reading

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