Monthly Archives: March 2011

Elton John’s Sidekick?

When American Idol decides to have a kid show, we are ready. Singing ability? Questionable. Fashion sense? Absolutely. The look below is completed by nothing but his “Incredibles” underwear Thanks for the glasses Auntie D!

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I Can Handle It

Since I haven’t cut or colored my hair in the last 3 months I decided to remedy the situation. I was beginning to look like a homeless hag so no one complained when I made the appointment and took a … Continue reading

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A New Focus?

Maybe what I need right now is a new focus – something to direct my energy toward until I get the a-okay from the doctor to be out and about again. After browsing tons of TV shows and way too … Continue reading

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The Grocery Game

Last night I drove to the grocery store to get several important items for our family: milk, ice cream cones, peanut M&M’s, chapstick, allergy medicine, People magazine, and InStyle magazine. (You just wouldn’t believe how Andrew has been hounding me … Continue reading

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I’m slowly making it day by day. I didn’t cry yesterday and I haven’t cried yet today. I know it’s okay if I do and okay if I don’t. There are a couple of things helping me get through this … Continue reading

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Today in the mail I received a letter from the hospital. While I have many ideas on how a situation like mine could be handled better in my doctor’s office, I’ll save that for another time. (I know, I know, … Continue reading

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My Giggle Tribesmen

Even though I’m having a tough time right now, I know I am extremely lucky to have the family I do. I cherish everyone of them and the times we have. I’m also extremely fortunate to have kids who make … Continue reading

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I almost made it all day Saturday without crying. Sunday I didn’t even come close. I was crying before 8 am. Since coming home from the hospital on Wednesday night I had not left the house. I’m trying to follow … Continue reading

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4 days

A lot has happened in the past 4 days for us and a lot has happened because of “4 days.” 4 days ago we found out we wouldn’t be parents again. 4 days ago we were so deeply saddened by … Continue reading

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Hi Friends and Family- I wanted to let you all know that today I went for a doctor’s appointment and there was no heartbeat. We are dealing the best we can with this disappointing news. My parents will be here … Continue reading

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