Tag Archives: summer

Sparkly Teeth and No Glasses

The cobalt blue sky floated high above with just the right amount of white cotton ball clouds–warm, balmy, no humidity–a perfect summer day. Lizi planned to head out to some local baseball games with her girlfriend and take Ev with … Continue reading

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Mama’s Always Right

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien Visiting my friend, Jen at her farm is as much a favorite of my seventeen-year-old as it is … Continue reading

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Nothing Like a Pair of Rocket Swimming Boots

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” –Mary Oliver I’m interrupting tonight’s regularly scheduled blog post for an Ev update. In 24 years of mothering, I haven’t escaped many experiences—good and … Continue reading

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