Tag Archives: seasons

The Birds of Spring

Dear kiddos, Last Spring, this Mama bird decided Munchkin’s high window was the perfect spot. We were all fascinated as we watched her build the nest and sit on it. It was so exciting when her babies finally hatched! Adults … Continue reading

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Fools for April

Dear Peanut and Munchkin, Hoo boy, the last month or so was a doozie! Daddy and I are thrilled to welcome April, if just to be done with February and March. Easter came early this year, on March 31st. Though … Continue reading

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Snow Angels and a Snow Turtle

Dear Munchkin and Peanut, A little over a week ago, we had an inch or so of snow on the ground for a few days. As soon as it started falling, Munchkin began asking to go out and play in … Continue reading

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The Reason for the Season

Dear Munchkin, During Christmas Eve Mass tonight, we had the following whispered conversation: Munchkin: How did God get on the cross? Mama: Well, Jesus came to earth as a person like us, and some very mean people put Him on … Continue reading

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The Art of Baking

Dear Munchkin, Today I’m thankful that my mom taught me how to bake. Christmas baking was not only a tradition when I was a kid, it was a major undertaking. We used to bake a ton of cookies, in lots … Continue reading

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Autumn

My dear kiddos, Today I am thankful that we have had some crisp, clear weather this week. Even though the temperature is cooler, it doesn’t feel too cold in the sunshine. We had some “Indian summer” days in October, too, … Continue reading

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