The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Or 1994, for that matter! Twenty years ago this week Fish popped the question. It was his birthday and we went out to dinner at The Palace, where he had said we would only go for a special occasion, like getting engaged or something. I tried […]

Southern California – Andrew Peterson in Concert (FREE)

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Last year our family had the privilege of seeing Andrew Peterson in concert just a short drive from our home. We took all the kids. I have wonderful memories of watching FishChick5, then 4, fall asleep on Papa’s shoulder, listening to the beautiful music. She came into the world to the sound of the Behold […]

Enjoy 50 Books with Kids

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Stuck inside for these blustery days? Looking to expand your family’s repertoire of picture books beyond Goodnight, Moon? Want some help and direction in how to have meaningful activities and discussions with your little ones? Grab your copy of Fifty Books to Enjoy with Kids for $5 this week only. Written by Veronica Getskow, PhD […]

The Day Google Reader Died

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I remember it well. It came with warning, but I didn’t really heed it. I was in denial for a long time. I still am. I still wish for it to come back. Google Reader, why did you have to leave us? I’ve tried bloglovin. I’ve tried following my favorite blogs on Facebook. I’ve tried […]

The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Oh my. At this time last week, a little virus had snuck in the back door. One child vomited all day Friday; another had a sore throat and headache. And that was it. Or so we thought. We breezed through Sunday and Monday thinking we had dodged […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Summer came to San Diego this week. We’ve had 80 degree weather, done schoolwork outside, and otherwise tried to soak up every minute of fabulous weather. I keep reminding myself that we’ll pay for it in March. When you all are welcoming spring, we’ll be back […]

Pack Real Food Lunches for School

Pack Real Food Lunches for School - a great guide to planning and packing a great lunch for your kids

I am an affiliate for this ebook. If you make a purchase through my link, I am paid a small portion of the sale. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! As you know, I’ve renewed my mission this month to improve my family’s diet. The excess […]

The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble

This is where I blog like it’s 2004. This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! The girls had their first ballet class […]