Monthly Archives: February 2012

Valentine’s Dinner

What’s the perfect Valentine’s dinner to you? Roses, french restaurant, a quiet atmosphere, candles? Well, for this momma who has finally gotten sick after playing nurse to her kiddos for the past three weeks, this was the perfect Valentine’s night…. … Continue reading

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Krewe de Mac

Our Mardi Gras party was this past weekend and I think it was a big success. I’ll share more on it later but thought I’d share the door wreath I wiped up a few days before the party. I took … Continue reading

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I’m a Slow Learner

First it was this… Then this… And then this… I am obviously a very slow learner. Is anyone else spending a fortune on products which are supposed to last for 52 uses but you only get one use since your … Continue reading

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Have you ever been so focused during a diaper change that while scrubbing the poop off your child’s behind you fail to realize you are flattening them like a pancake until they yell out, “Mommy squish me!” ┬áNo? Me neither.

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Adorable Baby Items on Etsy

I have a new nephew who was born this week. While cruising etsy yesterday I found many adorable gift ideas for the little guy. Have a look… Adri’s Adorables – $6 Pepper Pony – $20 Angie Baby Gifts – $18.50 … Continue reading

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My Son Said It

What I thought was just being tired from visiting with a friend turned out to be pneumonia today for my 9 year old. One trip to the doctor’s office, one trip to the lab for blood work, one trip to … Continue reading

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Winter Reading

I’ve completed a little winter reading and thought I’d share a few of my favorites. The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton From Amazon: For thirty-five years, Frankie, Linda, Kath, Brett, and Ally have met every Wednesday at the park … Continue reading

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Just a Little

Not much of a post today….Started the day with one kiddo with a runny nose like a faucet…..Game of Oceanopoly and Don’t Break the Ice…..Put some frames on the wall…. Hot Dogs and Chips during the Super Bowl….Kids got to … Continue reading

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Storybook Valentines

While the Angry Bird Valentines I made for my boys are great, they weren’t really appropriate for my 2 year old. So…I made Storybook Valentines. All of her favorites characters are here. We taped a silly band bracelet to the … Continue reading

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Bedroom Pillows – It’s Love, eh

One of my January goals was to make pillows for my bed. My biggest hurdle for this project was the fact that I knew I had to change the sewing machine needle before I started this project. Sounds easy but … Continue reading

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