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Weekend Road Trip: Memphis

We knew we wanted a reasonable drive and a variety of activities for a long weekend road trip — and Memphis delivered big. This trip would kick off Colt’s Spring Break this year, and we used our tried and true planning method of starting with his wish list and going from there. He chose Memphis […]

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Boy Mom: Baseball Edition

Weeks ago, Colt’s baseball coach sent an email informing us the boys would need a “protective cup” this season. The email probably said other stuff, too, but obviously I blacked out at the word “cup” and all I remember is forwarding the email to Jeff with the added message, “This is your area.” I tried […]

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Cabbage Patch Kid

“Mommy! I have a cabbage! And I’m gonna get a thousand dollar scholarship!” When I picked him up from school Tuesday, I was introduced to Gabby. Evidently, tiny cabbage plants were distributed across the entire 3rd grade and as part of the program, the kids plant and nurture their individual cabbage for entry into a […]

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