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About hpwpbp

Wife Person to a wonderful Husband Person. Mother Person to a wonderful Baby Person.

Said by a Naughty 6 Year Old

I left my listening ears at home.

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Out of Our Comfort Zone

Last year was a year different from any other. It started with: Once upon a time (in early January) HP came home from his usual Saturday morning meeting. He sat with me at the kitchen table and said, “Last year … Continue reading

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Seasonal Produce Sorted by Color – Fall

Hello Everyone, I’ve been writing in (in my head) about our food journey and someday will put it down here on ‘paper’.  For now I would like to share my Produce list.  Very few diet plans (ways of eating) eliminate … Continue reading

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5 A Day

Don’t worry: we ate plums and strawberries to get the other two colors in. *Do you think I can roast them too??

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Happy Mother’s Day

In honor of Mother’s Day I give you BP quotes (because without her I wouldn’t be a mother): 1. The favorite thing in my body is the Golgi body. (It’s a real thing – I promise) 2. Let’s talk about … Continue reading

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My Trip to the Big City

I’m mostly a homebody.  In fact, at this time I haven’t left my house in my vehicle since Monday.  It’s been nice. 🙂 But on this particular day, I had no choice.  I needed to get some paperwork from the … Continue reading

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My First Time Skiing

It happened like this: (That’s code for this is a true story) When I was a teenager my church’s teen group went skiing.  I had never been skiing before so I figured, hey, why not?  *That was my first mistake*. … Continue reading

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What Is Wrong With Fundamentalism?

A few weeks ago a friend of mine mentioned an article she read: After Fundamentalism.  (*She noted and I agree – it is an interesting read, but we don’t agree with all of the author’s points.)  A mutual friend of … Continue reading

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Free Things My 3 Year Old Gets At Appointments

I took BP with me to one of my Mom’s appointments today. BP really liked one of the posters on the wall. She asked me to buy her one ‘just like it’.  I told BP I would try, but I … Continue reading

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Conversation overheard a few months ago

It went something like this -> BP: thanks for working hard for us, Dad HP: you are welcome.  I don’t work too hard. BP: no, you work FOUR hard! I love that kid!  Thanks for working four hard for us … Continue reading

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