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6 kids that went to bed late and woke up late this morning
1 lbs. of steel cut oats
5 new school books arrived today
45 days since I've had a working camera
4 grocery carts full of food unloaded and put away
200 gallons of diesel pumped and delivered to the field
4 little people that helped me deliver the fuel
3 tires stuck in mud
1 loving and patient husband that pulled us out
100's of acres planted
2 little men riding in the seeder with dad
20 miles driven out of my way because of flooded roads
2 ticks found on kids
3 lbs. of apples eaten
16 hours my husband worked today
2 little girls that shared a milk shake with Grandpa
2 baths given
1000's of "water bugs" flying around
25 mph winds
17 pairs of jeans washed
4 goodnight prayers
1 blessed mama
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10 comments:

  1. Oh yes, family is a numbers game, that is impressive, love Posie

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  2. Shelly Thomson-Blevins5/27/11, 6:46 AM

    Yes you are one busy momma :)

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  3. Ticks...how scary.  I've seen the devastation lyme disease causes...very very scary.  Keep those precious babies safe.  (Not that I'm implying you don't already!)

    Also, hurry and fix that camera!  :)

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  4. brittanyclaire5/27/11, 12:01 PM

    oh I know, ticks are so yucky! Thankfully the local vet said that it is VERY rare the ticks around here carry anything scary. And oddly enough, they don't seem to bite very easily. We usually find them on us but not yet bitten.

    uggg, the camera, not sure it's worth repairing. boo-hoo! trying to figure it out. {grin}

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  5. Branmaxson15/27/11, 1:36 PM

    I love this post!

    I agree with Holly-ticks-yuck!

    What "program" do you use for school. Sorry for my lack of a better word. My brain is on freeze mode at the moment.  

    Hope you have a great weekend!

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  6. "17 pairs of jeans washed " :)))))

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  7. Hi:) I'm hoping you won't mind sharing about next years homeschool curr...if you have time. I'm homeschooling 2 kids for the first time this upcoming fall and we're still deciding what to use. Have a great weekend!

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  8. ew, ticks. those things are.evil. 

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  9. I stumbled across your blog last week and I've been addicted ever since.  You have an amazing family and your positivity is quite contagious.  I love your blog!!!

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  10. I don't mean to scare you but ticks carry nasty diseases everywhere! I know you do your home work, and this is definitely something you should look into. If you regularity see/get bit by ticks you should be familiar with tick born disease symptoms and tick removal. I live in a area where "there are no ticks". Yeah right say that to my friends lyme and barrtonella contracted from a tick bite! Its not as rare as we all think. Sorry ticks just FREAK me out!

    On a lighter note I just love your blog! :)

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Brittany