Monthly Archives: November 2013

Thanksgiving 2013

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Thanksgiving tradition

Thanksgiving at Tim and Ana’s house has become our tradition.  We haven’t been real big on tradition in our family, but even the little things count.  I’ve recently had the idea to collect family recipes; I want to put together … Continue reading

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School

11/25/13 Dalton has started refusing to go to school.  My sister thinks that all of his problems are caused by my failure to teach him to properly manage his time.  She has arranged to take us both to see a … Continue reading

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School is a prison — and damaging our kids

I am re-posting here an online article that I found recently on Salon.com: Monday, Aug 26, 2013 04:45 AM PDT School is a prison — and damaging our kids – Longer school years aren’t the answer. The problem is school … Continue reading

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November Books

I read Christine Feehan’s Mind Game recently (finished it on 11/5/13).  It wasn’t bad, but was not really what I was in the mood for.  I’ve been craving a good SciFi or Fantasy book lately so I decided to see … Continue reading

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School has become a large concern in recent weeks.  Dalton has been sick a lot and has missed a lot of school.  His unhappiness has me thinking a lot about my own experience with school when I was a kid … Continue reading

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Writing Workshop

I went to the monthly Northbay Writers Workshop yesterday and enjoyed it as always.  I missed the last two meetings, so I was glad I made this one. One interesting thing I learned:  apparently, some time in the recent past, … Continue reading

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