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Hummingbirds and sentimentality 

I have had the honor, once again, of watching a hummingbird nest through my kitchen window. I was surprised, after weeks of watching the mama bird, to see two small beaks sticking out of the nest one day. I watched … Continue reading

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Whoa!

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Our house

It’s come a long way, baby.  We bought this house as a fixer-upper six years ago, and now it’s done.  Don’t forget to look at the pictures of where it all began! https://joshandkorey.com/2010/09/18/new-house-photos/

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Halloween decoration tour

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Jacob the architect 

I love seeing Jacob’s brain work when he plays with Playmags. He told me this house has a strong foundation and lots of windows. 

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The fire

Driving home from our post-Bible study lunch, we spotted some very dark smoke. It looked close and, being the adventurous mama that I am, I decided to find it. We arrived on this street to see huge flames! Shortly after, … Continue reading

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The Tomato House

Jacob learned about tornadoes, and he has had a lot of questions. What do they destroy and how and why they can.  Every time we drive up Chapman avenue, he sees Orange County Mining Company (a mining-themed restaurant) and asks … Continue reading

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Home grown

So I grew a monster cauliflower in the yard…which I was very proud of. Like most things I grow, I set it on the counter for a while to let any critters crawl out. Over the course of 24 hours, … Continue reading

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Discovery Science Center with Grammie

What a fun day for Jacob! He learned about gingerbread and where the spices come from, built a gingerbread derby car and raced it, and experienced the world of Sodor (where Thomas the Train lives).

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Home Tour Update!

I did it! Well, half of it… If you are new to the blog (and “new” isn’t really accurate…I haven’t posted about our house very much since Jacob was born!) you may not know about it, so I’ll try to … Continue reading

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