Friday, July 18, 2014

Ordinary Days


I know, I know, she looks so old! It's the piggies that do it.

After a swim meet.  We've had a lame swim team season because two meets were 'stormed' out.

Our evening bike rides, my favorite part of summer:



Some good quick blog posts I've read this year and loved:

1. If I Could Only Offer One Piece of Advice To Young Moms by Melanie Jean Juneau.   So simple, so true.

2. A Letter To My Boys by Renee Robinson.  A thousand times, YES.

3. Bucket List by Katrina Kenison  "The question rose up hot and fierce as a reprimand in my chest: “Had I loved my life enough?”


10 comments:

  1. They're so adorable, and growing up way too quick! Summer...slow down right? Hope all is well, and thanks for the book info. They all sound interesting.

    xo

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  2. Have you read 52 Things Kids Need From a Mom by Angela Thomas? It is without a doubt one of the BEST, if not the BEST parenting/Momma books I have read. The chapters are only a few pages, so easy to read, and great advice. I want to read all of her books now. I have a feeling you could have probably written a similar book!

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  3. Loving your every days...
    They are the best ones.
    Thanks for the links. : )

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  4. Love the article on being tired and hungry! Great advice for all ages! ;)

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  5. thank-you for mentioning my article- your children look delightful and well loved

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  6. She looks so much like you! Thanks for the links.

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  7. I've said it before and I'll say it again. Every single time I read one of your blog posts, I feel like I take a deep breath, and just be present. I love how much you love being a mom. I do, too. Thank you for your encouragement and inspiration.

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  8. how can it be … our girls are 2?? Too fast, too fast. Why is summer so short?

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  9. Can I just say, I love that you call pigtails "piggies"? That's what they are called in my house too, and it makes me smile. Have a lovely day!

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