Rhonda’s Blog

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Apr 22, 2008

My goofy boys

Kieran: “We’re the ones behind all the work and we’re not getting any credit for it!” (Laughing as he says this.) Me to their father: “I give them ALL the

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Apr 21, 2008

It’s a Monumental Thing

As parents, we walk through each step of this perilous and exciting journey with our children, guiding, loving, and advising. What follows is the account of exactly that part of

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Apr 14, 2008

I Think a Mother of Boys Could Straighten Out This Mess

Being a bonafide news junkie since the age of six, I have been watching the presidential race unfold with great interest. It has arguably been the most divisive and spirited

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Apr 07, 2008

Spring Break Expectations and a Brand-New Congresswoman

To add to his angst, we just sent his big brother off with one of his best buddies for a Spring Break 2008 adventure. Jordan and his friend, Ricky, are

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Mar 31, 2008

I’m Going Bugs Over Here!

I’m sick of having their cuteness celebrated. If I had my way, they would never appear on another Hallmark card again. Top on my list of reasons I hate them

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Mar 24, 2008

The Election May Hang On This, You Know

Last week our pastor spoke on the need for unity in the church. As if to underscore the importance of oneness in our lives, our two eldest launched into the

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Mar 17, 2008

There Are Plenty of Nuts on the Family Tree

Dad’s baby sister, a redhead named Bertie, is a shoo-in for my “Funniest People I Know” list. With her rollicking sense of humor, she is able to laugh as heartily

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Mar 10, 2008

Can’t These Hooligans Retire?

One sure sign of spring in Wakarusa is the upcoming Maple Syrup Festival. This annual event holds special significance for the greater Schrock family because it was at this very

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Mar 03, 2008

Sickies, Survival, and a Teen for Sale

Gratefully, I can report to you that your prayers really worked. Overall, we crossed the finish line looking strong, bringing it in with a sideways skid, having no more than

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Feb 29, 2008

Thanks

He had to wrestle last night and due to a confluence of events, got bumped up to varsity and to a higher weight class. He was really nervous. He looked

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