Monthly Archives: November 2012

Teacher Interview – New to Etsy!

Just stopping by here to let you know that I added a new product to the Big D & Me Etsy Shop. The All About My Teacher Interview!   I had many requests from people who wanted it a form … Continue reading

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Easy Advent Calendar with a Paper Bag

***I am reposting this from 2 years ago – the only change I will be making for this years advent calendar will be at the end of this post***and sadly, I have to report that there was no big Powerball … Continue reading

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I’ve Got the Power

By the time you read this I just might be a millionaire. I mean a gazillionaire! Yep. You guessed it. I fell into the Powerball craze.         The jackpot is currently at $500 million and it’s going … Continue reading

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Our Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving is a time of family, food, and fun. We had all of that. Plus a whole lot of vomit. Yes, family, food, fun, and vomit – all parts of our Thanksgiving celebration. And unlike many of you who only … Continue reading

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Don’t You Just Love…

When you take your family to the zoo, don’t you just love… waking up extra early to take the dog for a walk…. packing a bag full of snacks… driving over an hour to get there… waiting while the attendants … Continue reading

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New Shoes for Winter

After looking at my beat up TOMS, my winter staple last year, and our approaching cold weather (50 degrees!), I decided I needs some new shoes. I tried on several pairs of boots but finally decided they just weren’t for … Continue reading

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November Goals

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First Ballet Class

Are you ready for me to make your heart melt? Caroline had her first ballet class last week and it was just the most adorable site to see. I know. It just makes your heart smile.

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October Gaols Reviewed

In addition to a busy and eventful October, I started a new part time job. Therefore, all of my October goals were not completed. Add 1 item to etsy shop – Fail! Touch Up Paint Downstairs – Check!  Walked around … Continue reading

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One of Those Moments

Sometimes in life you just have those days. And then, sometimes you just have those moments. I had one of those moments today as I was grocery shopping. Instead of getting in and out of the store quickly I was … Continue reading

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