Category Archives: beach

A Little Girl Bathroom – Under the Sea

This is the bathroom that took 3 years to complete – did we do any major repairs? did we take out the tub and sink? Did we redo the floor? No. No. And no. We painted, hung a shelf, and … Continue reading

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Happy July 4th!

Happy July 4th from our family to yours!

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Beach Bum

Our family is driving home today after spending a week at the beach. It’s our annual family gathering and we had tons of fun (at least that’s what I am anticipating). I’m so glad I cleaned the entire house, cleaned … Continue reading

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Minute to Win It Night

For the last 4 years, my family has all gathered for a week in Florida. Since we are all spread out – Texas, Michigan, Illinois, Louisiana, Kentucky, and Canada – it’s a wonderful time for us to come together and … Continue reading

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Look Here!

Things intelligent adults say to try and make kids smile in a picture: Look here! Hey! Hey!! Hey! ┬áLa la la la la la la la la   Grown up people yelling, flailing body parts, making faces, all to get … Continue reading

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Back from the Beach

I’ve been away for the last 10 days with my family on vacation so I’m officially worn out. Who knew going to the beach could tire out a person so much? I’ll be back tomorrow.

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Florence & Santa Barbara

Several weeks ago I flew out to California to attend the Florence and the Machines concert with my sister Kelly. If you remember I had a slight concern about what people wear to concerts these days. Here’s how we ended … Continue reading

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Shark Week

This is “Shark Week” on the Discovery channel and the boys have enjoyed it immensely. Each night they watch one of the hour long shows and discuss it afterwards as they go to bed. Enthusiastic retellings of vicious attacks, stories … Continue reading

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Back from the beach Going to unpack

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Little Girl Swim Suits – soooo cute!

Last week we looked at summer dresses for us. This week it’s all about little girls and their swimsuits. Take a look at these adorable options. I choose all one pieces because something about little bitty girls in bikinis creeps … Continue reading

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