Author Archives | Lauren

About Lauren

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

In Missouri

April 22, 2017

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Lloyd’s parents are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, so we are away for the weekend. Catch up with you later.

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Cleaning.

April 20, 2017

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Lloyd is in Omaha for a conference Thursday night, so I had the house to myself. Usually, I succumb to the siren song of this building, which calls to me, “Find some food. Eat it on the sofa. Watch t.v. until you go to sleep.” (That songs plays every night, and is on ‘repeat’ all […]

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Peekaboo

April 19, 2017

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Sometimes (most times) we just do things because of some random thought I have. This afternoon we set up a mirror in the hallway so we could spy on people. Spy on people! Woo-hoo!

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The stuff of nightmares

April 18, 2017

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One of my kids popped the eye off her teddy bear at nap today. I started to patch it up but then realized that the actual eye was a two-piece thingamabob that snapped together on each side of the fabric. It was both un-unsnappable and non-repairable. Sorry, bear. Now he just looks like he’s winking.

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April 16, 2017

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We had a very nice Easter, complete with a trip to the fort, but Lloyd has those photos on his phone and he’s already in bed. So let’s just look at lazy Ralph.

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Happy Easter!

April 15, 2017

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Dance your shoes off! (My preschoolers love this song.) In case that doesn’t work: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KX2-J6uS-o

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