Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Black Keys at the Grammy Awards

Loved this performance at the Grammy Awards the other night. It featured the Black Keys with Dr John and the Preservation Hall Jazz band. Sadly, I can only find this poor quality video of the performance but I think it’s … Continue reading

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Happy 2013 Mardi Gras!

Happy Mardi Gras Everyone! Our family just came back last night from a quick weekend trip to New Orleans for lots of food, family, and fun. Missing two days of school for beignets and beads – priceless Here are a … Continue reading

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Valentine Coupon Book

┬áJust finished creating Valentine Coupon Books for the 5th grade party next week. My fifth grader has informed me he is going to make his coupons good for one playing of XBOX. That gift more than makes up for everything … Continue reading

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Miss-tided You

Derek and I usually take turns bringing the boys to their nightly activities. Right now we have a ton, poor planning on our part, so one of us is away each night of the week. The other stays with Caroline … Continue reading

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Gilmore Girls: Where are they now?

A few years ago a friend introduced me to the Gilmore Girls and I loved it. In fact, I went through all 7 seasons in a few months. And I wanted to move to Stars Hollow pronto. Sookie, Lorelai Rory, … Continue reading

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Dear Lord, Please watch over the men in my life when I die. Since I am the only one who apparently has the ability to change the toilet paper roll or notice the extra roll has been used they will … Continue reading

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Feb 1st – My Birthday

Happy Birthday to Me! Happy Birthday to Me! Happy Birthday Dear Jennifer, Happy Birthday to Me! Yep, today’s the day. 39 years young. I’m not a person who stresses over the number so I’m good with today. I’m going to … Continue reading

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