Monthly Archives: November 2013

Cold and Broken. Hallelujah.

All this to say – I’ve got nothin’ today. Not entirely true. There’s quite a bit of family stuff that I can’t really face, let alone write about. There’s a beautiful day outside, as well as the story of some … Continue reading

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Disaster Robots

Yesterday we went to a FIRST LEGO League (FLL) tournament. It’s close to where C and M both live, so we invited them to watch. The kids on the team had been working pretty hard since the beginning of the … Continue reading

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Politics in the Schools

I started this entry right before our elections this past Tuesday. It’s now Friday, and the results are finally conclusive. One of the conclusions we can draw from this year’s “off-year” elections is that people don’t like taxes. They most … Continue reading

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Band Gala

Our area Band Gala was last night. It’s a concert with all the elementary schools that have an instrumental music program, the Jr. HighMiddle School band and at least one of the High School bands. Last year, it was their … Continue reading

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What I’d Do Differently

With this being National Adoption Month, I’ve been thinking about our adoption lately. I think about it all the time, surprisingly, but it gets a lot of my attention every November, February and April for reasons only obvious to our … Continue reading

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It’s Adoption Month

As I said yesterday, November is National Adoption Month.  The whole idea of NAM is to celebrate and promote adoptions from foster care.  Somehow, it’s been stretched to include all adoptions.  Every agency in our state that I know of … Continue reading

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Happy November

November is a lot of things. It’s National Novel Writing Month which I will probably participate in on the sidelines this year, cheering on A as she gives it a try. It’s also National Adoption Month, a month designated to … Continue reading

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