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James turned 10

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James had his second strep throat this summer right before he turned 10 years old on August 19; consequently, our life was stressful and hectic around the time of his birthday, alternating between Tylenol and Ibuprofen and antibiotics day and … Continue reading

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After a long summer holiday, school has finally begun

This year Jacob takes 6 classes: AP Chemistry, AP Literature, AP US Government, Honors Algebra 2, Advanced Topics in Math, and Python (a computer programming language). He has to go to Central Kentucky Career Academy for Python (near our house), … Continue reading

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Jacob passed his driver’s permit test

Yesterday morning Jacob passed his driver’s permit test in Columbia, KY. He immediately asked David to let him back up the car afterwards. We hope everyone has a good weekend. James is going to a Spring Fling dance at his … Continue reading

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James won a race at his second track meet

Three schools met on the track at Campbellsville Elementary School yesterday evening: Taylor County Schools, Campbellsville Independent Schools, and Bardstown Schools. In this race that James won, Campbellsville Independent Schools went against Bardstown Schools whose jersey is also purple. We … Continue reading

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James’ first-ever track meet

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Campbellsville Independent Schools met Taylor County Schools for a friendly track competition. James ran for Campbellsville Independent Schools in two events: boys’ 100-meter and boys’ relay. This event took place at the Taylor County track field which is right across … Continue reading

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Museum of Natural History and Science in Cincinnati Museum Center

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Some interactive exhibits Some more interactive exhibits Jacob and James launched into this after checking out the dinosaur skeletons. Jacob enjoyed the wind-making experiment a great deal and kept blowing wind into us. Some scientific facts The last photo shows … Continue reading

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Cocoa Beach, Florida

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We came to Cocoa Beach for our beach vacation this year so that we can visit Kennedy Space Center which is less than a 15-minute drive from there and can hopefully watch a rocket launch by SpaceX. Situated on the … Continue reading

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Legoland in Winter Haven, Florida

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Bucees Although this is a post about Legoland and our experiences in Winter Haven, Bucees deserves a mention. Before we crossed the Georgia – Florida border, we checked out the famed Texan travel center chain called Bucees. We were curious … Continue reading

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James’ poetic self-description

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Children’s saint procession for All Saint’s Day at Our Lady of Perpetual Help

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To celebrate All Saint’s Day this year, all the children in the religious education program at our church (kindergarten to 8th grade) participated in a procession during Mass to demonstrate their favorite Saints. In my class for First Communicants that … Continue reading

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