Category: Friends

Quality Time with Friends and Baby Birds – Day 140

• May 25, 2014 • Comments (0)






Quality Time with Friends and Baby Birds – Day 140 By Renee Bodkin   Today was a relaxing Sunday morning.  We spent some time just relaxing as a family.  Stop.  Re-read.  Yes, we actually did nothing.  Just relaxed.   Later in the day we headed out to our friends, The Saads.  This is family we […]






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Family – Day 77

• March 23, 2014 • Comments (0)






Family – Day 77 By Renee Bodkin Oh what a day of days.  I need a weekend after my weekend.  All that being said, I am so very grateful for my family. Today was Troop 630’s Spaghetti Dinner.  Sebastian and Benjamin worked it.   Special thanks to Gramma T and Cioci, who even though they didn’t […]






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No Day is Typical – Day 70

• March 16, 2014 • Comments (0)






No Day is Typical – Day 70   By Renee Bodkin   I know this much is true, our life is by no means boring.  We always have something going on.  Always, it seems.  But this is what it’s all about.  Our family is dynamic, motivated and  inspired.  We spend our time on what we […]






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A Friend At Wegmans – Day 68

• March 14, 2014 • Comments (0)






A Friend At Wegmans – Day 68   By Renee Bodkin I have a story from this past Friday.  It was a long week.  We had a “blizzard” on Wednesday with no school.  Philip has been on a low-iodine diet in preparation for his radiation treatment — one would never realize how much food has […]






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Dinner at My Door & Friends – Day 42

• February 12, 2014 • Comments (0)






Dinner at My Door & Friends – Day 42 By Renée Bodkin   Mid-week.  Unfortunately, I was not on the ball this week and did no meal planning.  It’s been a “fly by the seat of my pants” kinda food week.  I must admit, I was spoiled last week thanks to my sisters and friend, […]






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Unexpected Kind Words – Day 41

• February 11, 2014 • Comments (0)






Unexpected Kind Words – Day 41 By Renée Bodkin   These days are not easy.  The weather is tedious and trying.  Work is a challenge.  Managing the household is a never-ending saga of catch up and balance.  Quality time with the boys and hubby are always a priority. Responsibilities seem endless.  And we won’t even […]






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My Dad & Clue – Day 28

• January 28, 2014 • Comments (0)






My Dad & Clue – Day 28 By Renée Bodkin Today, as every day, I am grateful for my Dad.  He’s there for me, for us, when we need him.   There are a handful of reasons why I’m grateful for him but we’ll start with “why today”.  Today, Philip had a doctor’s appointment in preparation […]






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Opportunities – Day 17

• January 17, 2014






Opportunities – Day 17 by Renée Bodkin   This post of gratitude is for opportunities. As Sebastian prepared for a busy weekend of camping, more camping, and then a getaway to Great Wolf Lodge, I realized how grateful I am for opportunities.  We teach our boys to work hard, be respectful, live the 12 points […]






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