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Sympathy Card

October 7, 2011

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Sympathy Card

I have the best faculty in the world. Yesterday, the day after Steve Jobs passed away, this card was in my mailbox: Matt Haden also posted a facebook photo.

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Goodbye, Steve.

October 5, 2011

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Goodbye, Steve.

Steve Jobs, former CEO of Apple computer, has passed away. Lloyd’s asleep as I write this. He doesn’t even know yet, and I can’t bear to wake him with such sad news, so I got his clothes ready for tomorrow. Thanks for all the cool gadgets, Steve. I confess that I got a little teary […]

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No greater fear

August 31, 2011

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No greater fear

School was a little odd today. We’ve had some construction going on in the alley the past couple of days which has been super-interesting to watch. I now know what is under a manhole cover in the street! The workers dug down to the sewer pipe and then built a little concrete room around it. […]

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Ker-smash

June 21, 2011

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Ker-smash

Remember when we bought all that music at the auction? Well, a terrible thing happened to Lloyd when we unloaded it at school: as he was getting out of my truck, he dropped his iPhone. This was indeed a tragedy, not for the loss of function since it’s the backside that cracked; but for the […]

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And then there were none.

May 17, 2011

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And then there were none.

Warning: This post is very, very sad if you are me. So, those dumb robins that I fell in love with? They’re all gone, dangit. I only blame myself for three of their deaths, though. If you remember the hailstorm, which I stupidly went out to protect them from rocks falling from the sky, well […]

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*sigh*

June 28, 2010

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Alright, let’s get this out there. This post will be long. You may have noticed that for the past few weeks the posts have been lamer than usual. That’s because when something horrible happens it’s sometimes too horrible to talk about. We had bat bugs. It all began the morning that the Peperkorns came. Lloyd […]

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