Category Archives: Parenting

“May I have some more?”

Last month Eli was recognized as a “Wonderful Wildcat”. It is a designation bestowed upon students at Big Creek Elementary School for many different reasons. Eli earned the title for  “exemplary behavior”. As part of the recognition Eli was invited to have … Continue reading

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An exchange between me and Eli last night… Eli: Where did you get me? Mom: What do you mean? Eli: Where did I come from? Mom: Wal Mart Eli: You got me at Wal Mart? Mom: Yep, on sale even. … Continue reading

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My Job is Done

Eli had his first ever T Ball practice tonight. <Proud Parent> Yes, my kid is ready for the Major leagues folks! He can play the best of any four year old out there, that’s never swung a bat or tossed … Continue reading

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To Help or Not to Help?

As parents, we are conditioned to help our children when they cry. Weather it’s to brush them off when the tumble, encourage them when their hearts or broken, or just to pick them up and get them going again, it’s … Continue reading

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Bad Attitude/Good Attitude

I have a post in draft form about being a parent that I have been working on and off for a week now.  In this post I have been trying to get down how much I cherish being a parent, … Continue reading

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