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The First and Last Days of Kindergarten

September 6, 2016 I told myself I wasn’t going to cry. I set out his backpack, packed his lunch and made sure his school supplies were all in order. I gave the boys baths, laid out their pajamas and helped them brush their teeth. They snuggled up on my lap while I pulled out a […]

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Strong Bonds Retreat at Edelweiss Lodge & Resort

The week before Christmas, we had the opportunity to spend a long weekend on a Strong Bonds retreat at Edelweiss Lodge and Resort in beautiful Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. In case you’ve never heard of it, Strong Bonds is an Army resiliency program sponsored by unit chaplains that offers partial-expense-paid get-aways for service members and their families […]

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House Hunting in Germany, Part 4: Overcoming Fear

You can find the first three chapters of this series here… House Hunting in Germany, Part I: The Dream House House Hunting in Germany, Part II: The Stairs of Doom House Hunting in Germany, Part III: The One Even though the title and theme for the last chapter of the House Hunting in Germany series […]

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