Monthly Archives: June 2011

And So it Goes…

Church: I actually had someone come say this to me the other day: “Church is not a spiritual experience for a young mother…but, it creates a routine with your children” OH! I am so glad someone realizes this. I don’t … Continue reading

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The Daily Grind…

Been feeling pretty awesome since I hit 2 weeks of recovery. That first two was pretty brutal adjusting to three kids, the girls and I being sick, and trying to keep on top of the essentials. Now I’m feeling up … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Weekend…

This year I actually successfully had a card and gift planned out ahead of time for Father’s Day. Go me! I even managed to go get the supplies myself while kids were with Deric for an hour. Thanks to couponing … Continue reading

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More Thomas and Family…

More from the last two weeks… Deric’s 30th Birthday dinner with family. His birthday was the 3rd. But we got to his family dinner on the 9th (for good reason). We went to the Brick Oven and got a fresh … Continue reading

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Thomas Deric Abel (the first week)…

River and her baby brother when he got home from the hospital. (June 5th) Crybaby…first night with the sweetheart. June 5th June 5th–1 day old June 5th–1 day old Grandma Wendy loves her Grandson. June 5th–1 day old Both girls … Continue reading

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A Family of Five…

At last! The day I had been anticipating for nearly 41 weeks has come…and gone. Everything I worked so hard for. Everything I had dreamed of since my first positive pregnancy test…nearly five years ago: Accomplished! A few hiccups in … Continue reading

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