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My son Karl sent me a beautiful 3-D card for Mother’s Day / my birthday!

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He did it!

My son Karl ran his first race! “Four months ago I couldn’t run more than 45 seconds. Today I ran my first ever race, 3.1 miles for the kids at the BuckeyeThon Miracle Miles 5K. It’s never too late to make a change.”

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Karl and me

On college tours, 3 long years ago! U of Pitt, OSU, Case Western! via PressSync

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It’s hard to believe…

I will be taking #2 to Ohio next month to start his freshman year!  I just found this pic from when he starred as Chip in Beauty and the Beast.

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Karl graduated on Wednesday, one more boy to go!

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A bit busy…

Still busy in the middle of the remodel and I just got back with Karl from his Ohio State University orientation for his Fall enrollment – it is hard to believe he graduates next week and will be moving 8 hours from home in 81 days!

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I found…

the cutest birthday card from my son Karl.  I don’t remember when he wrote it, but it was long ago.  He wrote it partly in rebus.

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Karl (on right) looks so grown up!

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We are moving stuff in the attic for the remodel and what do we find? The Christmas present Karl had wrapped and put under the tree for Santa Claus when he was about 5 years old. He didn’t think it was fair that no one gave Santa a gift! We had no idea what he … Continue reading »

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Happy Birthday Pie!

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