I Spy

A few weeks ago we were spending hours and hours in the car… driving all around California for various moving activities and parties and holidays.  At one point I think we had banned iPads due to various infractions and were rewarded with the following: Jake: “I spy with my little…

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Whaboutif

Nate is at least six good months into his “Whaboutif Phase.”  Meaning that every day, most conversations involve him venturing further and further into imaginative what-if scenarios and preposterous proposals.  He asks things like: “Whaboutif you had three eyeballs?” “Whaboutif it flew into the sky and then hit the moon and then crashed into…

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Casi Cielo

Years and years ago, back when James and I first got married, we dreamed of one day moving to San Luis Obispo and building a Spanish-style house.  We envisioned a beautiful view and room to entertain and we called it Casi Cielo… “Almost Heaven” in Spanish. But then we found…

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Snackbag

It’s a bit of a seven year saga that I’m not really in the mood to rehash… but long story short, Jacob has what is called sugar sensitivity.  In a nutshell, his blood sugar is highly volatile and what he eats tips his biochemistry out of whack, wreaking havoc with his emotions…

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