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Monthly archives for May, 2010

It Must Be the Week of Miracles ̵...

It Must Be the Week of Miracles – I Found a New Car Guy!
You may all remember a few years ago when I lamented over losing my Truman, my car guy.  He was moving off to Missouri and wouldn’t be around for me to entrust with my automobiles.  And I have searched and searched. I think I even gave up. Then a while ago my dad told me about a guy that was fantastic and honest.  I had heard things lik [...]

My Kids Love Doing Their Chores

My Kids Love Doing Their Chores
I have 3 kids, a 4th on the way.  Jonathan is 10, Cari is 8 and James is 3.  Normally getting ready for bed is like most households. There’s some instructions given and then ignored. Then there’s some voice raising and a little more voice raising until one or two of the kids comply.  Then there’s some yelling and some half e [...]

The Cycle of Life to a Pre-schooler

The Cycle of Life to a Pre-schooler
I like to point things out to my kids when I drive like my dad did with me when I was a kid.  He always had this uncanny ability to see 14 deer hiding in the scrub oak as we cruised down the winding highway a little faster than we should have been.  “Where?” was usually the response. I have no idea how he managed to see them and s [...]

Thank You; a Pet Peive

Thank You; a Pet Peive
I appreciate courtesy when speaking with people.  And when communicating in something other than speech for that matter as well. I like when I see someone allow someone else to merge on the freeway or when someone holds the door for another person.  Bet there’s times when courtesy becomes a discourtesy. If you are entering a traffic cir [...]