Monthly Archives: July 2021

Saying Goodbye: Abbeys first Overnight Camp

I drove abbey up to Cascade Camp Cedarbrook today. This is her first overnight camp, which means it’s the longest that she’s gone away from home on her own. Cyn & I discussed that there are a few times when … Continue reading

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The Inaugural Brotherhood Family Weekend

This last week was the fulfillment of a lifelong dream of 3 families being able to spend time together. We went to Nashville to spend 5 days with Uncle Ras & Uncle Maas & their families. Maas & Ras & I … Continue reading

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Abbey quotes, on a bike ride at Smoky Mountains national park

A: we should stop at this log cabinMom: but we’ve already stopped at many cabins. Don’t you want to get going?A; but mom, seeing these cabins is like a history lesson in the summer . Combined with the biking, this … Continue reading

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Abbeys 11th birthday

Cyn remarked to me over the last few days that Abbey is becoming more and more of a mature young person (as opposed to “my little girl” which I always think of her as :)). From the ideas she is … Continue reading

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