One Perfect Day.

It’s Spring Break week here at FullPlate Manor.  We are working on knowing our limits though, and it is beyond my ability right now to plan a vacation and execute in any sort of successful way.  So, we all decided to stay home and just be.  Changes are coming.  Week after next Dolly will roll […]

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The Ukulele.

When you’re turning 9 and you live with three exceptional older brothers, you have to find a way to stand out.  Music is a big deal in our house, so it made me laugh when Giganto asked for a Ukulele for his 9th birthday.  He loves playing music and this was something none of the […]

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Child-Like Wonder

Our sweet Dolly has an obsession with “the holidays” and “the holiday spirit.”  She talks about Christmas endlessly.  The lights, the snow, Santa Clause, the sweet baby Jesus who is waiting to be set in our manger, she is abuzz about all of it.  When I was so worried about her, before her last heart […]

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