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Celebrating the Harvest with Gaining Ground

During Don’s orientation week, his class was divided into groups for a project that included community service and a presentation based on the organization they worked with. Don’s group was assigned to Gaining Ground in Concord, and their presentation was about food insecurity- not having access to sufficient quantities of affordable or nutritious food.  According… Read More Celebrating the Harvest with Gaining Ground

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TWINS Seven Months

I love these monthly posts, but DANG, how are my babies seven months already?  This month was huge in so many ways and I feel like every day there are doing something new or moving faster.  It won’t be long before I have three children going in three different directions faster than I can corral… Read More TWINS Seven Months

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TWINS: 6 Months

How are my babies already six months old?  It’s so surreal to me.  Their personalities come out more and more each day, and they are closing in on one of my favorite ages. Samuel     Stats: Their 6 month appointment is next week, so I’ll update then.  But if I had to guess, I’d say he’s… Read More TWINS: 6 Months

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Coffee Catch Up

If we were getting coffee, I’d apologize that it has been so long since we last caught up.  I’d admit that the reason I haven’t done a “catch up” is because every time I started to, I realized that everything felt so negative and I didn’t want to be that person – complaining about circumstances… Read More Coffee Catch Up

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TWINS: 5 Months

Sorry for the crickets on the blog this month.  It’s been a busy month for the Lew Crew as we prepared for our move, had family in town, drove from MO to WI and now are soaking in all the time with our family and friends in Green Bay, WI before we start the trek… Read More TWINS: 5 Months

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Twins: Four Months

Samuel Stats: 24 1/4 inches; 13lbs 8oz Likes: sleeping (yes!!), tummy time, “talking” and being talked to by pretty much anyone Dislikes: laying on his back Personality: I love seeing Samuel’s personality come out, it’s just like mine!  He is super social and loves to make faces and “talk” to anyone who is holding him. … Read More Twins: Four Months