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Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Be.

2011-10-10 12.50.09

I bought this card this weekend at Minnetonka Orchards and I already gave it away.

I love it so much. Sometimes we all just need a reminder to be ourselves whoever that may be.

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Busy week so far around here. T & M have been at their moms since last Wednesday as we just started a new week on/week off schedule at both homes. My littles can't wait for them to come home tomorrow.

I read this article this morning while at H's swim lessons and it says a lot of things I have been thinking about and have even said outloud before.

So I get that we are under fierce competition in our global economy where the Chinese are kicking our butts, but in many cases, both boys and girls need to just be kids, get dirty, play, think, imagine, be silly, get in trouble, and yes, along the way learn grammar and math and all those subjects.-excerpt Un-Boying Boys

 Regardless if you have a son or a daughter, read it.

Also, there's a lively discussion going on over on my blog facebook page as I put together a story of what teachers want parents to know and what parents want teachers to know. Go check it out and add your opinion. If you're not on facebook, feel free to leave your thoughts here. {While you're there, if you haven't already, like my blog page.}

Tomorrow ends the I CANcer book giveaway, please consider entering, even if you'd like to donate the book to a church, school or childrens hospital.

1 Comments:

Blogger Gina said...

That picture sums things up perfectly! Everyone should just be themselves! Agree with that section of the article you posted. Kids just need to be kids! Hope you and your family are enjoying fall.

October 12, 2011 at 7:46 AM  

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