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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

Archive for the ‘Firsts’ Category

The Spelling Bee

Monday, December 24th, 2018

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December 10: Another new experience for our big girl. She made it into the school spelling bee which apparently all 5th graders were required to test for. Only 20 students were in the Bee however and Lily made it all the way to the the final 7. One of her best school friends went on to win and will go to the citywide spelling bee.

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Piano Recital #1

Monday, December 24th, 2018

After the kids danced for Christmas in Germany we had to get home so Gerhardt and Esther could prepare for their very first piano recital. They were so nervous but did a fabulous job!

Too Many Pumpkins

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

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And by “too many” I mean how is that even possible?

Phil took the babies down to the pumpkin patch last week to pick out “a few” pumpkins for Mama to put on the porch. I was hoping he’d get at least a couple and one big enough to make a good JackOLantern with for Halloween. Well, he did not disappoint!

Another Night at the Rose

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

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September 28th it was the Middles and Littles turn to have a night at the theater. Daddy took these three to see The Very Hungry Caterpillar at the Rose. This was a first for Martha!