Monthly Archives: March 2011

where’s my focus???

My word this year is FOCUS but somehow I’ve misplaced it. I constantly find myself forgetting important dates and appointments. Colin’s six-year checkup has now been moved to April. Hello McFly! This year part of my “focus” is to be … Continue reading

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Today was Colin’s first pre-season T-ball game.  We froze our booties off in 45 degree weather with biting wind. Colin was a trooper though and still had fun despite the harsh conditions that we were unprepared for. He was picked … Continue reading

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Spring cleaning is…

finally getting the décor off the living room chair and hanging it up after a month! I really have a hard time getting things up on the wall but I overcame my self-doubt and this little lovely found a home … Continue reading

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Spring cleaning is…

taking down the curtains in the dining area after six whole years and finally getting them to the dry cleaners. We had bare windows for the last four days. I started noticing the dirt and gunk. So when I hung … Continue reading

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This Weekend

This weekend was super busy. This weekend we enjoyed a “family night” out complete with dinner at Olive Garden and a night of culture at our favorite local bookstore. We enjoyed a concert by The Stringents. The kids loved it. … Continue reading

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spring cleaning means…

a new doormat

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, May good luck pursue you each morning and night. ~Irish Blessing Today is St. Patrick’s Day and I just wanted to share a cup of coffee with my dear readers, … Continue reading

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Picasa vs. Photoshop

I currently have a 30-day free trial of adobe Photoshop elements 9. I’ve been wanting Photoshop for a long time since getting rid of my Mac computer years ago. I minored in Art in college with an emphasis on graphic … Continue reading

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smoothie picnic

Yesterday was a fun day. I decided to take Kate to the park so I could run/walk. The only problem was I couldn’t fit my jogging stroller in the trunk of my car. I own a small sedan so I … Continue reading

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