Author Archives: Vicki

Twins In A Polygamous Marriage

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Val and I have always had very distinct personalities, and as result very different styles.  When we were very young, my mom would sometimes dress us in identical outfits.  I imagine she would have had us dressed alike more often … Continue reading

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Homework

  We might have a little bit of a procrastination problem.  Today is the day before the science fair, and we have three kids up late finishing up their display boards.  The fun part was the experiments they did the … Continue reading

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Luau Birthday Girl

  Here is Sabrina who won the Hula hoop contest, and would have kept going but Tavish got impatient and bumped her ‘accidentally on purpose’.

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His ‘Marilyn’

Here’s how it happened…I had been thinking that I really wanted to take voice lessons.  I had taken them before and enjoyed it very much, though unfortunately I froze when it came to the recitals…stage fright.

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Good Ol’ Smoothie Time

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Hand-Me-Downs and Hand-Me-Down-Hand-Me-Downs

I can hardly remember the last time I bought something off the rack for the full retail price, I am always scanning clearance racks and bargain stores, waiting for something to go on sale.  I recently bought a snowboard at … Continue reading

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The Dreaded Dishes at the Darger’s!

If there is one job our kids greatly disdain it is dishes.  We have the kitchen split up between 4 jobs: Wash dishes (which includes clearing one of the counters)

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Teaching Our Children To Deal With Hate

Now I don’t really get involved in ‘High School Drama’ but this story seemed beyond the usual stuff, or maybe it’s just been so long for me I don’t remember it being as bad as all that.

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Happy Appearances

Here we go again!  Somebody thinks we are not happy, big surprise! So we get challenged with questions about our personal life, questions that people wouldn’t dream of asking their closest friends such as details about our intimate lives. It … Continue reading

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Adventures In Potty Training 2!

She won, I didn’t even know it was a battle, or a game, but she did.  I know she knows exactly what to do, she just wants to exercise her independence, and she did it in the most upfront and … Continue reading

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