Monthly Archives: April 2014

nine, and five

For his ninth birthday, my eldest son asked to go to the Lego headquarters in Denmark, which came as no surprise, given his aspirations of becoming a Lego Master Builder. He would probably make an excellent master builder: he is … Continue reading

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Since we live in a pretty small town, it is hard not to run into people you know when you are out running. Here I am with my friend and neighbor Nur, who caught me on the block between her … Continue reading

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same old love story

It had been over two months since my last fix, and when the physical therapist put me on the treadmill, it only took about three quarters of a kilometer before the warm happy feeling rose up from my feet and … Continue reading

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garden party one sunday in spring

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from the mouths of babes: Easter edition

I can always tell when Easter is around the corner because the boys come home with lots of questions about Gesù and death and resurrection. They must really up the ante at the Catholic school my children go to this … Continue reading

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