Monthly Archives: January 2014

January Goals 2014

I’m starting off this year with goal sheets for the month again since I found them so successful two years ago (and yes, I totally realize there are only 11 months left in the year). Goals. Resolutions. Tomatoes. To-ma-toes. I … Continue reading

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Sweet girl waiting for a friend to arrive for a play date. She ended up waiting there for about an hour. Having a snack and generally asking me every five minutes if it was time yet. This is why you … Continue reading

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A Birthday Crown for Years

I recently made my niece a felt birthday crown. Happy Birthday Addy! As you can see below, she loved it. Without a doubt, loved it. Alright, so maybe not a fan of the birthday crowns yet but I know around … Continue reading

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Immature Parents

There are times when I believe I am way too immature to be a parent. This afternoon was one of those. I picked up my 6th grader from school today and asked him how is day went. He mumbled a … Continue reading

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There might be a problem with my goal of eating healthier in 2014. I just ate a half a bag of chocolate chips while watching Dr.Oz’s show on eating healthy. Maybe later I’ll go smoke a cigarette later just to … Continue reading

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Oven-Fried Parmesan Chicken

One day as I was menu planning I decided to pull out a recipe book I had received at my sister’s wedding shower. Everyone who attended sent in a picture of them or my sister and her groom as well … Continue reading

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The Make Up Class

The other day my four year old was at her music class when the teacher announced it was time for the parents to come in. Since the kids had just had their first introductory lesson with their glockenspiel, the teacher … Continue reading

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The Rabbits, It’s Always the Rabbits – Part 4

Read here for The Rabbits – part 1, part 2, part 3 I know what you are thinking…Again with the rabbits? Yes, the rabbits but this time it’s different. Unbelievably, I just bought some rabbits. I know. Along with the … Continue reading

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Christmas Card 2013

Whew. It’s been awhile since I was here. So sorry about that extended break. I meant to warn you beforehand but I didn’t quite get to it. Since it’s 2 weeks past Christmas now seems like the perfect time to … Continue reading

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