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Jen Zink
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Science teacher turned homemaker and mom of four little boys
Science teacher turned homemaker and mom of four little boys

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Everyday.
Daddy and his boys. My dear and faithful husband orders us pizza every. single. Friday and picks it up on his way home from work.  You could set your watch by this good man.  When he gets home at 6:15, he's greeted by four excited little boys in jammies who...
Everyday.
Everyday.
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Forever tries.
Daniel is my bright little ray of sunshine.  He is the first to offer a hug, a positive spin on things or a kind word.  He gets out of bed every day ready to greet the sun and face the world with a smile.  He gets dressed in a favorite shirt- his "Oh Snap" ...
Forever tries.
Forever tries.
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Over again.
"Can't we go back to page one and do it all over again?"  - Winnie the Pooh I don't know why, but for some reason Halloween gives me all the feels!  Maybe it's because every year I realize these kiddos are a little bigger, can go a few more houses, try more...
Over again.
Over again.
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Hold On.
"Letting our children go is a lifelong process for parents, one that we wrestle with again and again.  Each parent has to wrestle with it in his or her own way." -Fred Rogers "I'm going. I have to go.  I'm tall enough!  PLEEEEEEEEEEASE????" Philip begged. "...
Hold On.
Hold On.
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In between.
Like the last few moments of a sunset, September calls us to an in-between space.  The leaves begin to turn and the morning chill enters the air.  We're on the threshold of Fall, clutching a pumpkin spice latte while still wearing our flip flops, mowing the...
In between.
In between.
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Forever six.
My favorite seven-year-old "The child is within me still.  And sometimes not so still."  - Fred Rogers November 4, 1986. . .my parents had already tucked me into my yellow canopy bed with my array of stuffed animals, but I lay there in the digital glow of m...
Forever six.
Forever six.
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Invitation.
Noah turned four this past Saturday, and I think I officially have to say that my "baby" is no longer a baby.   I realized for the first time this year that Noah was born on the feast of the Annunciation.  What a lovely day to be born into the world, the da...
Invitation.
Invitation.
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Reconciliation.
Our dear Daniel has his First Reconciliation next Saturday, and I'm a little confused because, um, wasn't he just born?  Eight years sure flies. We're preparing for his big day by completing the "Gift of Reconciliation" book our church provides.  Last year,...
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As advertised.
"Parenting is hard. Even when—ESPECIALLY WHEN—you’re doing it right."- Glennon Melton One day Daniel stopped me mid-sentence to tell me, "You know what, mommy?  You have a lot of sad stories." "What do you mean? "Well, like anything we come up with you have...
As advertised.
As advertised.
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