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Mother’s Day Without Mom

Last year, when Mom was in the ICU, I brought her favorite foods, in hopes of tempting her to eat; lobster rolls, blueberry muffins, cold coffee drinks. She slept for most of the time I was there, but I was … Continue reading

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A Backyard Visitor

As we were preparing to head out on a family hike, loading children and water bottles and lunches into the car, my neighbor waved me over and pointed out a red fox, sitting right behind her house.

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Christmas at Oatlands

This year, to celebrate Christmas and build some happy new memories, I’m taking each of the children out for an individual excursion.

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