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Five Minute Friday: Connect




A two-year old tantrum is a terrific thing to experience. Notice that terrific and terrifying are not far off.

That’s kind of how I view my boy lately: terrific, and terrifying.

The incessant repetitions of “Mummy asked you to…” and “are you listening?” and “PLEASE stop ___________ (standing

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Five Minute Friday: Joy

“…joy comes in the morning.” (Psalm 30:5)




Small, happy, morning voice chirping down the hall.

“Mommy! Mommy!”

Shuffle down in the dark, feel my way to crib.

He’s standing, I lift him.


“Ma?” He signs for milk.

Back to bed we go.  Soft jersey sheets. His daddy’s long body

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