Monthly Archives: May 2009

Midwest Memorial

Grandpa Miller (Kevin’s maternal grandfather) was laid to rest in peace this past Saturday. We joined his wife, 7 children and their spouses, 28 grandchildren and their spouses, and 30 great-grandchildren in Illinois to celebrate 90 years of life. The … Continue reading

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Another recent revelation of mine:  I love directions. As a teacher of young children, I say them, write them, repeat them, clarify them, simplify them and model them. all. the. time.  Directions in school are to keep you and everyone … Continue reading

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accomplished.  I seem to (suddenly) feel relief.  Weight off my shoulders, and weight off my mind.  A big sigh. Most of the moments that make up my life are full of happiness, wonder, laughter, love, friendship and amazement.  The other … Continue reading

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