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About Lauren

Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

Twelve days.

February 20, 2018

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My guys are really into numbers. They love to count and add, and one guy has even figured out how to count by threes. They know the world’s cutest/most annoying chant: “One, two, skip a few, ninety-nine, one hundred.” I only let them say it once a day each. One boy boasted that he could […]

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Cats and Lloyd’s bottom

February 19, 2018

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So, I did get a photo of the refrigerator cleaning, but I was mad about it. When Lloyd decides to clean, I revert to six-year-old behavior. I was annoyed that he would tell me to do something that I was already doing. Washcloth in hand, he said, “The inside of that needs to be wiped […]

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Weekend Update

February 18, 2018

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Well, we did a fair amount this weekend, but I don’t have a ton of documentation. I’ll just make a boring report. Saturday we went to a surplus auction that was kind of a bust. I spent time looking at stores but not buying. After lunch Lloyd had a meeting about Marxhausen stuff while I […]

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Were I to have a party…..

February 17, 2018

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This would be my banner. I love it!

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Tired

February 15, 2018

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It has been a long week. Thursday night was the Love Songs concert and despite some setbacks, it went alright. Most of my life is spent thinking, “In ___ hours, this will all be over.” This was no exception. Let’s just watch this woman who is my idol. I have a plan for camping when […]

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A-DOR-able! (Updated)

February 13, 2018

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There were some issues loading photos yesterday, so let’s just make this one pretty and load it again. Happy Birthday, Samith! Stephannie invited me to a dinner and a show tonight! St. Paul’s school in Utica (a town a few miles from here) was having their Valentine’s Adventure. They really do it up right. The […]

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