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Hint? I Don’t Need No Steenking Hint

They’re doing multiplication in the 3rd grade math class these days and my daughter is pretty good at it. So, when she answered the “Problem of the Day” earlier this week, she left a little note for the teacher. (you can click to see a larger version) 🙂

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Veggie-ology

School just ended, so I took Tara out for our traditional, celebratory breakfast this morning — second year in a row we’ve done this. (Cari and Sean started this tradition many years ago.) While we were driving to IHOP, I mentioned to Tara that this was a “celebratory” breakfast in honor of another great school […]

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How to Get to Our House

Last month, I suggested that April is the best time to visit the McGees. May is awfully nice, too. And our cherry trees bloom in June, so that’s also good. Well, if you’re thinking about visiting, you’ll need to know how to get here. For that, we turn to Tara. She was on the phone […]

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Money School is Now in Session

I don’t remember learning much about money as a kid. But I remember having it, because my dad started me working around the house and at his office building at around 10-11 years old. He paid me pretty well, and I spent it pretty well. Well, for a little while I did; when I decided […]

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My Daughter Has 8 Boyfriends

I’ve told my daughter that she’s not allowed to date until she’s 25 years old, but that hasn’t stopped her from starting a collection of boyfriends at the ripe age of six. Every time I turn around, it seems she’s declaring how cute someone is, and how she’s in love with so-and-so. So, a couple […]

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Tara’s wish list

The subject of Christmas and gifts came up in our house yesterday. Some of the Sunday paper advertisements were spread out and Sean pointed out some game he thought was cool. I told him, as I always do at this time of year, to put it on his Christmas / birthday wish list. Tara heard […]

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