Category Archives: forgiveness

At Rise: Do You MIND

Friday, March 27th 2020   AT RISE:  It is late morning on homeschool quarantine day #10.  CJ is on the couch doing “Symphony Math” on her Chromebook.  Mom and Dad are babbling incoherently about something or another, just like real … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke Day #8 – Long Black Veil

Saturday, March 21st 2020   . 2020-03-21 Quarantine UkeOke Day #8 – Long Black Veil [5:27]: . . ♠

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Unexpected Magic the Gathering with Boy

Tuesday, March 17th 2020 Upon waking this morning, Boy decides he wants to show Mom how to play Magic the Gathering. Me:  WTF?! Mind you, this is DAY TWO of our unexpected foray into Home Schooling under the Coronavirus Quarantine.  … Continue reading

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AT RISE: L@@k at That Cat

Monday, March 16th 2020 . AT RISE:  It is late at night.  Jennifer and Paul are on the couch.  Kitten is lying relaxed on the miniature couch on the windowsill, but his head is protruding way out like a snake; … Continue reading

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Grit and Perseverance with the Rather Enlightened Jim Carey

  The Power of Positivity with Jim Carey:    ♥  

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At Rise: Tube and Blob

Tuesday, February 25th 2020 . AT RISE:  It is morning and Gavin has found a jacket he hasn’t grown out of.  He is about to head out the door to school. GAVIN:  Do you think this will be enough Mom?  … Continue reading

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Crazy Bunny Lady Diaries: Mom Please We Can’t

Monday, February 24th 2020 . Heading out for work Monday evening, we decide to leave Boom-Boom out running around in “diapers.”  (See: DIY-bunny-diaper.) Once before the kids managed to get his diaper off and put him away, so they can … Continue reading

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