Category Archives: Bitty

Seven Quick takes – October 28, 2015

Things I’m thankful for, this week… (1) Kids who understand what I’m talking about… “Oh!  Bundle!  Is the thing done?  The thing… you know, the whats-it-called thing?” (2) A brother who was willing to get up a 6:00 in the … Continue reading

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Bitty, in (not so) Brief

Here is the difference between Bitty (#3, 11 years old) and all of our other children.  The other children, asking me a question: Bunchkin: Do you know where my book is? Bundle: Do you know where my book is? Shmooey: … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes: Oct 3, 2015

Fall is upon us, and we have so much to be thankful for… (1) Pears on the trees: (2) A new chicken tractor that friends drove all the way from Indiana to gift to us. (3) A new goat on … Continue reading

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A well-trained militia

We’ve been looking forward to Jon’s family coming to visit since they pulled out of our driveway six weeks ago.  As soon they got out of the van, the men-folk headed to the backyard to set up for the weekend … Continue reading

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I’m going to miss this

I’m sitting in my comfy chair, cutting a length of material to be sewn.  Josh Garrels is playing on the speakers and the children are all around, some in chairs, some on the floor, some reading books, some playing with … Continue reading

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It’s raining it’s pouring

   

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A day at the lake

 

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