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Helping the hands that help

The weather has been so schizophrenic lately that the plants are just so darn confused now they don’t know whether to pop up or stay in. The weather had gotten so warm the last couple of weeks that we even had started digging up the garden again and sowed some …

A Monday Nothing Post

It’s Monday, the longest day of the week and of course I do not have time to blog. Hate it when real life interferes with blogging. So the short and sweet of the last week is that my Jade has turned 14 and we spent the weekend celebrating her birthday. …

A walk downtown

Every year for the last five, we had participated in this annual community event for non-profit organizations in the area. It is a fundraising event which culminates with a 5K walk/run through downtown Durham. The girls and I had a busy weekend starting with this event. They at least get …

HalloweENO

There is a park here called West Point on the Eno. This is one of the parks we discovered when we first moved here and we’ve been regular visitors there since. When you’re a mom with three active kids and want a place where you can let them loose to …

SIGNS

Yesterday was a strange day. It all started when I went to pick up Jade from school. It is a normal part of my day to pick up the girls from school in the afternoons and for the most part, this routine is usually uneventful. Yesterday afternoon though was different …