October 2013

Bring Back the Words Prompts & Link Up: Week 20

October 28, 2013

Wow. 20 weeks of doing these prompts. That seems…crazy. (Especially since I haven’t been the best about participating in my own prompts. Bad blogger!). I’m actually trying to decide whether to keep them up or not–we’re heading into the craziness of the holiday season, not to mention some personal craziness in the RambleRamble household, and […]

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Hands

October 23, 2013

The other day, I was watching Jackson do something, stacking something with lots of different sized and shaped pieces. Anyway, I was watching him do things with his hands, and I noticed he was using these very precise, deliberate, almost graceful movements to accomplish his task. I watched his fingers gently curl around this roundish […]

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Bring Back the Words Prompts & Link Up: Week 19

October 20, 2013

Sorry for the delay in getting the prompts up this week–what can I say, the weekend sorta took its toll. And I’m not even sure how, because it’s not like I got a ton accomplished. Anyway, here are this week’s prompts! ******************** Prompt 1: What advice would you give to a new (parent/graduate/employee)? Prompt 2: […]

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The Hardest Things

October 17, 2013

When I hear the question “what’s the hardest thing you’ve ever had to do?” my brain can’t settle between two things: life on the one hand, and death on the other. *** Bringing Jackson into this world was hard in ways I can’t adequately explain. It was physical, it was mental, it was emotional. My […]

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How ‘Bout Them Cowboys?

October 15, 2013

I was really lucky to grow up surrounded by cousins from my mom’s side of the family–close enough that often times it was more like we were all being raised together. We didn’t always get along, but we were friends a good portion of the time, especially since we were all very close in age. […]

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