The Ruark Kids

October 23, 2010
by John
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Saying Goodnight

Siena tonight turned the tables on me. For the past year, maybe longer, up until very recently, Siena has been asking that both parents say goodnight to her. Typically, one of us gives her a bath, and the other then … Continue reading

October 14, 2010
by Liz
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Complicated commands

When forced to come up with something to do on her own while we’re making dinner, Thalia will often start emptying the corner kitchen cabinet of anything that she can easily lift. Most commonly her victims include enjoyably rattlable boxes … Continue reading

October 4, 2010
by Liz

Quick Post #1

Mama (Liz) here, entering the blog as an author for the first time. Don’t expect poetic, well-written posts like John’s . . . these will be short squibs, little jots of memory that we want to keep both for ourselves … Continue reading