Monthly Archives: May 2013

Memorial Day

In preparation for Memorial Day our AHG and Scout Troop gathered at two local cemeteries to place flags. The older ones (that can read) paired with the wee scouts and cubs for this adventure. Cemetery etiquette was passed down to … Continue reading

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Family Camp- Day 3

Thanks to my awesome blobbing skills the day before, day 3 of camp was more subdued for the mom. The Sarge was in charge of leading morning prayer and the flag ceremony with the cub scouts. We went to sit … Continue reading

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Family Camp- Day 2

This is a picture of the waterfront portion of the camp. Notice the giant thong-inducing water slide at the far left of the picture. This was a huge hit with all the little people. Then we have the mini-iceberg also … Continue reading

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Family Camp: Day 1

We survived Family Camp! I think the adults are going to need a vacation to recover from it, though. Oh.MY.GOODNESS! This is the tower to the zip-line. It looks daunting, no? The awesome camp people strap you into this harness … Continue reading

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On Burkinis for Camp

We were getting ready for the Scouting Family Camp. The camp we are attending is a Christian retreat and has the standard modest swimsuit policy for both boys and girls. I should have seen trouble coming when the Scout leaders … Continue reading

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More blessings…

Our lawn mower has been on its last leg for about a year. At the start of this season, it wouldn’t stay running. Hubby tuned it up a bit and we got it to stay running but now it is … Continue reading

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Prayer, God, and Goodwill

We’ve been doing really well sticking to our budget. We are almost at the 6 month mark of being credit card free! This takes some planning and creativity, but it is well worth it. Recently, the Imp needed a dance … Continue reading

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