Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Look Around

Erik was well excited this morning as he announced at breakfast he would be home a bit later after school. “It will be my first Chess Club meeting, and I am terribly excited!”  He snickered. “David said he would work … Continue reading

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Thoughts From the Snuggle Chair #7

On the lighter side. . . I thought I would include this video of a wonderfully funny 72 year old lady giving a “Funny Prayer about getting old”. Since it appears, according to the ongoing pole about the ages of … Continue reading

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Is it Really Friday??

I heard from Tom last night in a nice email, and he told me that he is drafting a long letter to the Dean Master and plans to also send a copy to the School Board of Directors!  I’m well … Continue reading

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A Short & Different Post

As some of you may have already noticed when you click on the link for North Sea Songs – it is no longer there! This is what most likely has happened: When Ben moved his blog from Nibble and opened … Continue reading

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Rook Takes Bishop – Knight Takes Rook

Last night I gave Erik a list of chess pieces and what they can do and how they can move on a chess board.  On the tram this morning, he dug in his tote and pulled out the list, studying … Continue reading

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I Threw the First Punch!

“Do you want me to tell the Dean Master again today that I’m well privileged to be attending. . .” Erik started, but I kicked his leg under the table. “OW!” He looked at me and frowned before he put … Continue reading

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