Monthly Archives: November 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving I hope that everyone gets to spend time with their family and loved ones. For all of you that visit this site and support me thank you! Happy Thanksgiving

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London Gift Options

Dear Family, We really would have gotten you something from our trip to London, it’s just that there were so many wonderful options to choose from in the gift shop that we became overwhelmed and had to leave immediately. But … Continue reading

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Practically every time I start playing music from the computer, my youngest two request Roar by Katy Perry. There’s a little too much Katy Perry breast action for my liking but I think their looking at the animals. I think.

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London – Day 2

Alrighty, last we left off in London we were following a group of men in their Speedos. You know, typical London stuff. Onto day 2…Buckingham Palace to start. Front. Here’s a picture of the back after we took a tour … Continue reading

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This morning at swim practice my coach said to my teammates and I,  “I don’t see a lot of discipline in this pool right now. People are having lazy turns, some lazy stroke work, and it’s not that pretty.” Now … Continue reading

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Here’s a tune we are turning WAY UP when it comes on in the car. In fact yesterday I got pulled over right after preschool drop off while I was jamming to this song (this is a complete surprise to … Continue reading

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The Rabbits – Part 3

You thought it was ugly when our dog killed the baby bunny? Well a few days later… She killed the momma bunny. Or the daddy bunny. Or the auntie bunny. Whomever it was, it was huge. I’m calling it a … Continue reading

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Winter Bingo – New on Etsy!

I’ve been working for the last few weeks on a new Winter Bingo game and it’s finally ready! Winter Bingo is perfect for those school winter parties you are planning! (There are no religious images used in this game) Winter … Continue reading

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Buying Paint Today

Sherwin Williams paint goes on sale today (40% off) so when you  read this I am probably  standing in line at Sherwin Williams buying a gallon (or two) of paint. My husband is sooooooo excited that about this. And that’s … Continue reading

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Thankful Turkey – A Family Tradition

Each year I make a paper bag turkey and feathers for our family’s annual Thankful Turkey. He usually gets called Tom the Turkey or Ted the Turkey and we add thankful feathers onto him each day. Here’s a photo of … Continue reading

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