Monthly Archives: December 2009

Free Range Art

We’ve sworn off coloring books at our house.  My daughter is a free spirit and free range art suits her so much better!  Coloring books are so limiting.  Sure, you can color a flower pink or purple or whatever you … Continue reading

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To Wrap or Not To Wrap: That is the Question!

My daughter just had her third birthday this month, and I finally think she’s starting to understand the concept of the big guy in the red suit.  This has brought about some debate at our house about how to handle … Continue reading

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The Great Snow Storm of 2009

Errrr…The Great Snow and Ice Storm of 2009?  It doesn’t quite have the same ring to it. I live in the south.  We get excited about snow, in any amount.  All in all, I’d say we got about 2 inches, … Continue reading

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Million Dollar Caramel Cookies {Caramel, Toffee Deliciousness}

I just made a batch of awesome cookies!  This recipe came from my friend Amber, though I honestly don’t know where it originated. Million Dollar Caramel Cookies 1 cup butter softened 1 cup white sugar, plus 1 Tbs 1 cup … Continue reading

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Oh, her pretty face!

Well, Addison’s birthday pictures this year will be filled with memories.  Memories you can’t overlook.  You’ll see the memories all over her face.  Well, her forehead really.  The memory of the twirling, the tripping and the thump.  Yes, my baby … Continue reading

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Grief for the Loss of a Child

This was written by a wonderful friend of mine, Leslie Netta.  I was very touched by it and am sharing it with her blessing… In February of 2008, I became pregnant for the second time.  And in April of that … Continue reading

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A Big Day

I started my day by taking on a new challenge.  I was offered and accepted a position as the Human Resources Manager for The Mommies Network, a 501.c.3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing a place for mothers to receive safe, … Continue reading

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Sniff… sniff…

At 2:29 pm today, my baby turned 3. She’s gotten so big, and learned so much in the last year.  She barely looks like the same little girl.  So tonight, instead of a long blog post, I’m working on a … Continue reading

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Have you ever hid from your family?

Tomorrow is my daughter’s 3rd birthday.  She goes to preschool MWF, so to celebrate her birthday with her class, I’m taking cupcakes for everyone.  Now, I am a bit of an aspiring Domestic Goddess.  I like to bake, craft, sew … Continue reading

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What my refrigerator says about me

If you know me, you know that I’m as Type A and OCD as they come.  My refrigerator would call me a liar. I live in organized chaos.  My house may look a little messy and sometimes unorganized (it was … Continue reading

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