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They Grow Up So Fast

February 4, 2012

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She insists on squeezing into this thing. How she manages to sleep in it, I’ll never know.

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It’s Saturday!!

January 28, 2012

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:frolic: Woo hoooo!!! I have the day off! The first in a long time! OHMYGOSHOHMYGOSH what will I DO today? Should I vacuum… yeah, I should. Should I do laundry?? … definitely. Catch up on the exploding dust bunny population? Clean my tornado-stricken desk or bookshelf? Maybe even install the flatbed scanner and the software […]

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A Review of Greased Lightning Cleaner

January 25, 2012

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I just LOVE my new cast iron sink! But the thing stains SO easily and it’s such a pain to clean. So when the dudes from Greased Lightning took pity on me and offered to send me a free bottle of their cleanser, I jumped at the chance. See how pitiful my sink is. Be […]

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Livvy and the Spaghetti Monster

January 24, 2012

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The other day, I prepared spaghetti for dinner. As I was waiting for the big stockpot of water to boil, I wrested open the box of “Thin Spaghetti” and placed it on the counter. Being a mom, I then rushed off to accomplish a billion other jobs in the meantime. A minute or two later, […]

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Parable of the Day

January 19, 2012

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A red-tailed hawk smashed into the side of the house this morning. We were in the living room, waiting for our morning coffee (and waiting and waiting and waiting) and I was also busy working on an ad campaign with an advertiser when all of a sudden we heard a loud BANG. *long silence* “What […]

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I Think I Killed My Stove… And How I Realize I Am a Terrible Blogger

January 4, 2012

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Well, over the holidays I took the chance and now I see that it wasn’t the best idea…. My stove was on fire this morning. Yeah. Fun times. Let me start at the beginning since I do so love to tell a good story. I’d baked an apple pie in the oven for Christmas dinner. […]

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Too Much Stuff

January 2, 2012

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I never, ever in a million years thought I’d ever have to consider something like this: Uncle Bob’s Self Storage. Before I had kids — and even when the kids were small — we just never had a whole lot of “stuff.” Moving from apartment to apartment was easy- -just pack up the two, three […]

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Meet Me on Monday #60

December 5, 2011

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Time to start off the week with a meme! I used to get these done Sunday night for early posting on Monday, but I’ve developed a habit where O don’t blog or do anything else Sunday night. It’s very relaxing. šŸ™‚ Questions: 1. Monday’s are _________? Terrific! I love Mondays. I like the fresh start […]

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Follow Friday 4 Fill In, Take Two

September 9, 2011

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Ugh, I am SO horrible with memes. I just never remember! Combine that will my propensity to mix up the days…. I woke up thinking today is Saturday. It’s really tough to keep remembering that it’s Friday today… that I have to work today…. *sigh* lol :brudder: Well, I like this meme and here’s hoping […]

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It’s Monday….

September 5, 2011

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… and it’s raining (what’s new)…. and I forgot to thaw the post roast. šŸ™ It would have been a perfect day for pot roast. Oh well. I have been living at my house for 14 years. For the FIRST time, I got a vision for the home decorating scheme. Yeah, I’m a late bloomer, […]

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