Tag Archives: Pebbles

Your Thermostat is Where? Riiiiiight….

So, I’m just wondering if I’m the only person in the history of ever who’s had this surreal experience. Pebbles and I have spent bazillions of hours at our local Chick-fil-A and McDonald’s playgrounds. For several reasons: The Rock and … Continue reading

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Magnificent Yellowstone Part Four – Birds (and a Dog – Sort Of)

(click photos to view full size) A magnificent pair of trumpeter swans The Rock helping Pebbles make a new friend. No matter how many ways I explained to Pebbles that this dog was painted on the side of this RV … Continue reading

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Photoblogging – Inspiration in Denver

I mentioned earlier that The Rock, Pebbles and I recently were many miles from home getting treatment for Pebbles. We spent a month in Denver, Colorado getting evaluations and treatment for Pebble’s sensory processing issues at the STAR Center. The … Continue reading

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Can It Be?

Can it be, can it be? Can it be what I see? Do I actually see a face on a tree? Click the pics to see this bad boy up close and personal. Yep. It’s really a face. On a … Continue reading

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Baby Pebbles and Her Uncle Xander

I thought you might like a little “Awwwww….” in your day. ‘Cause that’s what I get whenever I look at these photos of baby Pebbles and her uncle Xander. It’s moments like these that have gotten us through the bad … Continue reading

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Has Your Kid Ever Fallen in an Open Grave?

I bet that title got your attention. Maybe gave you some unpleasant feelings, as well. Welcome to my reality. Underdaddy recently made a comment that got me thinking about how…um…how should I put this…uniquely different my children are. From the … Continue reading

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Magic Party Carpet Ride

The carpet in this indoor children’s playground always pops off the screen at me in photos, screaming,”LOOK AT ME! LOOK AT ME! WHEEE! LET’S PARTY!” The combination of the glittery gold goodness of this merry-go-round ride and the party carpet … Continue reading

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Will Microsoft Sound the Death Knell for Minecraft?

Microsoft Buys Minecraft You know that saying, “No news is good news?” Well, I heard some news recently that, in my world, can’t possibly be good news. I heard that Microsoft bought Mojang, the company that owns, distributes and keeps … Continue reading

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One Cool Kid in a Dark Car with a GPS Unit Equals Awesome Spooky Photo Op

Pebbles was playing with Nuvi recently as we drove home in the dark. We named our Garmin GPS unit Nuvi because she’s a Nuvi model. And we refer to her as a female. Because Nuvi sounds like either a name … Continue reading

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Playing Twenty Questions with Pebbles – an Exercise in Futility

When we play Twenty Questions with Pebbles the person who is It states the beginning letter of the object they’re thinking of. Our way of sneaking in homeschool under the guise of fun. Pebbles: Okay. I’m thinking of something that … Continue reading

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A Dr. Who Man Cave for the Dog

Pebbles made a cozy little hidey place for our dog, Fighter. For the record, Fighter is not a Fighter. And a little hidey place is all he needs because he’s also not big. He’s about 8 lbs. of not big. … Continue reading

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Brass Knuckles at the Gun Show, Violent Toys and Kid-Free Time.

So The Rock and Pebbles went to a local gun show recently. First, let me say that I absolutely LOVE that The Rock and Pebbles enjoy doing things together. He’s such an amazing daddy and I feel so blessed to … Continue reading

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The Cheese Question

“Would you like some cheese with that whine?” Oh, how Pebbles hates it when I say that. But not nearly as much as I hate hearing her whine. Or, for that matter, hearing any child whine if I am responsible … Continue reading

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Her Compliments Went Downhill as the Day Wore On

Recently Pebbles told The Rock, “I hope I’m just like you when I grow up.” One of the absolute BEST EVER compliments a parent can hear from their kid. The Rock: Really? Why? Pebbles: Because you’re funny. I hope I’m … Continue reading

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There Are Some Things Kids Just Don’t Need to Know

I’ve always believed that it’s important to fill kids’ minds with information. When my own kids were growing up I introduced them to new ideas, concepts and facts to stimulate their minds and tried my best to answer their gazillion … Continue reading

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