Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Dad Life

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there. Take a moment and enjoy this little tribute to dads – it’s hysterical – and truly spot on.

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HP Fever

We’ve got Harry Potter fever over here. My husband just finished reading the first Harry Potter book to our boys and they are super excited to watch the movie now. I decided to make a little party out of it … Continue reading

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Lost Goggles?

We’re deep into summer and the constant question around here started to be… “Moooooooommmm, where’s my goggles?” I knew I needed a place to put lost goggles so I used our lost socks holder. Works great! <

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It’s always both startling and exciting when your little one uses new grown up words. Yesterday as I was trying to get everyone into their respective rooms for quiet time my 3 year old and I had this conversation. ‘Caroline, … Continue reading

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June goals

So I’m a little late putting these out there but honestly, I don’t plan on accomplishing many things since the kids are home for summer break. What would you like to accomplish this month?

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***This post was written a few weeks ago when my daughter was still in school*** Apparently my daughter likes preschool. At least that’s what the teachers tell me. I have never actually seen her experience this joy but I’ll trust … Continue reading

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Food in d’House

So we’ve been cruising along in summer with: swim practice, a trip to Costco, visit to the library, a planetarium visit to see the transit of Venus, visits to the neighborhood pool, and eating. Lots of eating. Luckily we’ve been … Continue reading

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I’m taking the day off from blogging today to clean. When your SON tells you he thinks it’s time to clean the bathroom, you know you’ve ignored the task for too long.

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Drowning in Paperwork

The end of the school year always means tons of paperwork. Notebooks. Folders. Projects. All of which contain paper and lots of it. And while everything my children make is precious and dear to me, cough, I needed a way … Continue reading

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Father’s Day at Big D & Me

I’ve listed 2 new items in my etsy shop and think they would be perfect for Father’s Day. The first item is a Father’s Day printable for the kids to fill out. Kids often say the funniest things and those … Continue reading

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