Monthly Archives: March 2012

A Rest

Sometimes in life you have to take time out and just rest your legs. I’ll be back in a few days.

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Old Timey

My husband and nine year old went to a hockey game with my son’s friend and his dad. The friend was asking all kinds of questions to his dad. “What year did the Stars first have a team? Why do … Continue reading

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Spring Fun

Thankfully picking flowers and catching ladybugs has become a new favorite activity while waiting for her brothers to finish various practices. Unfortunately, we will have to find a new activity soon due to over picking and the fact that every … Continue reading

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This Weekend

2 soccer games + 1 lacrosse game + 1 BBQ at friends + 1 hair coloring appointment that went wrong (I had thick blond tiger stripes on my head) and required a redo so the appointment took about 3 hours … Continue reading

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I don’t have much of a blog post today because I spent the time I should have been writing at the grocery store. You can blame my children. I do. After school around 4:30 yesterday I had a hankering for … Continue reading

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Ain’t Afraid

Turning this WAY UP when it comes on the radio Obviously I don’t play it when my kids are in the car…but I’m a big hit in the car pool line. There just might be some wiggling, pointing, and hand … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindness Blog

Last week my friend Jeanne emailed me a link to a blog which I wanted to share with you. 366 Random Acts of Kindness Ryan Garcia is a new father who wants his daughter to learn to give back to … Continue reading

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After reading books to Caroline and putting her down to bed, I was informed by my husband that our dog ate one of my shoes, a ball, and an oven mitt. To be honest I was just shocked. NOT! Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Spring Break is Over

Spring break is over today but we had a busy week doing a lot of kid chosen activities. *First haircut *Went to see the movie “Tin Tin” * Trip to the zoo *IKEA trip for lunch and closet supplies (OK, … Continue reading

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Lemon Chex Mix

So here’s the yummy snack recipe I was talking about yesterday. This recipe was originally from the Chex website but I found it on this post. Click here if you would like this copy of the recipe. My six year … Continue reading

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