Monthly Archives: September 2012

Gymnastics through the Years

Caroline has just started a little 6 week community gymnastics class which she loves. (Caroline at three and a half)  Funny thing is, it’s not my first time in this room or this class. Here’s Andrew in 2008 in the … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Baby Gift

My new favorite baby gift to give is the One Line a Day Memory Book. The concept is so simple and in the same lines with journaling & scrapbooking but IT’s DOABLE for everyone. The idea behind the book is … Continue reading

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I’m not going to lie. I’m feeling a little lazy right now and just want to go sit on the couch and watch trash tv. So while I don’t have anything earth shattering here today – unlike every other day … Continue reading

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A Sewing Success…Barely

I had to make Caroline a new nap mat for school since Sophie (our dog) was kind enough to destroy the one we’ve had for the last 8 years. No, I didn’t have to buy one but I thought , … Continue reading

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September Goals

  What do you hope to accomplish in September?

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Princess Potty & More Potty Training Books

A few weeks ago I told you of Caroline’s completion of potty training (yeah!) so today I thought I’d share with you some of the books we read during this process. Princess Potty by Samantha Berger (there’s a Pirate Potty … Continue reading

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Preschool Pick Up

So many people have asked how Caroline’s first day of fall preschool went and wonder how it compared to the Meet the Teacher day. Let me say this… She did not win the Miss Congeniality Award. Drop off went smoothly … Continue reading

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August Goals Updated

Add 2 items to Etsy Shop – Check! I added the Baby Gender Prediction Test and the Baby Guessing Cards! Continue Cleaning Out the Game Closet with the Kids – Check! So excited we went through and organized. I put the … Continue reading

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First Day of Preschool This Year

Caroline is starting her first day of school this year and for that, we are both excited. She’s watched the boys go off to school for a week now and it’s been a little rough for her. A few days … Continue reading

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