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Dodging mud puddles, fellow hikers, and newly green branches, Xander and I marveled that we’d skied (and sledded) in the

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Photos

Obviously I love to write but photographs tell stories beyond words. This is our friend and neighbor Angela Dumke who suffered breast cancer last year.

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Disney Songs

We are hosting a party for Erik’s high school friends tonight and Erik got in a deep cleaning mood. It’s so lovely when he does

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The Allergist

I took the three asthmatics– Stefan, Hans and Mary– to the allergist today for their annual torture session check-up. Unlike the pediatrician who simply listens

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Merry Christmas!

Ooh, it’s been a lovely decadent, relaxing, joyful Christmas Day. We are lucky to be able to stay home the entire day and we celebrate

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Before you get any further… Hi! We’re the Lehnardts

Erik & Michelle (dad & mom), Ben & Sammie, Stefan & Heather, Hans, Xander, Gabe and Mary.

We’re passionate about books, hiking, Jesus, good cooking, photography, making each other laugh, art, science, math, languages (French, Italian, Russian, Malagasy, Mandarin, German, Spanish), videography, projects, holidays and birthdays, loud debates at the dinner table and creating a life we love.

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