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Cue the crazy…

Last weekend the kids had Friday and Monday off from school. I liked not getting up at five thirty, but dealing with a child who doesn’t know what to do with himself is difficult. Andrew always does better with structure … Continue reading

25. January 2015 by tjsjohanna
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Suburban Wildlife

Where we live there are big swathes of open space. They are aesthetically nice to have because there are all these walking paths, though they are probably really more for flood control. Either way, they are bands of wild country … Continue reading

11. July 2014 by tjsjohanna
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True Confessions

Anyone who knows me well (or is my Facebook friend) knows I read ALOT! For the last few years I’ve averaged around 200 books a year. So since January or so I’ve maybe read six books. You might foolishly believe … Continue reading

26. June 2014 by tjsjohanna
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Words of Encouragement

06. October 2013 by Johanna
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Updates – the only thing you can count on is change

As you can see, I succeeded in getting my son to help me update my blog. Those birds make me happy!! Still no food post – guess it isn’t going to happen … Haley is doing better with the school … Continue reading

21. March 2012 by Johanna
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Mommy Rewards

Last spring (I think) I was watching my sister and her almost three-year old daughter. Kate would come and say, “I love you mama” often while she played. Just popped in to connect and then back to the fun. I … Continue reading

13. November 2011 by Johanna
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Book Review Updates

Just a quick note to say that I have added some reviews to my Book Reviews page – specifically “Good Bookclub Reads”. Plus I added all the Newberry’s I’ve read lately. Need to keep working on this …

08. June 2011 by Johanna
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Haley and Horseback Riding Lessons

Because Tom is a softie and Haley is a “Daddy’s girl”, Haley is taking horseback riding lessons.  She has liked it well enough that we actually bought some riding boots.  I thought I’d post a couple of pictures. Here she … Continue reading

22. September 2010 by Johanna
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FYI – New Additions to Book Review pages

If you are looking for books to read, my reviews for August are up.  Take a peek.

01. September 2009 by Johanna
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Rude Online Behavior

So – I have been making small excursions into Facebook – mostly to catch-up with old friends from my “past lives”. I decided to join a group – BYU Alumni – should be a safe group, right? Well, whoever is … Continue reading

24. June 2009 by Johanna
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