Monthly Archives: October 2011

Adding a Touch of Personal: Handmade Cards

Saturday, my husband and I had the pleasure of attending a very special baby shower for one of our oldest friends and his wife.  Jason and Patrick have known each other since college and I’ve known Patrick as long as … Continue reading

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Simple Things Sunday: Halloween is Here!

When I was a kid, I remember being so excited about Halloween.  I mean, what kid wouldn’t be excited about the prospect of taking candy from strangers?  LOL  It was the one day of the year when we could eat … Continue reading

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Shutterfly Makes the Holidays! (There’s a Giveaway too!)

I remember telling everyone about Shutterfly about this time last year, and how much I love their cards.  Shutterfly has been my go-to company for almost 3 year now and they are the first company that comes to mind when … Continue reading

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The road to Hell is paved with fishnet stockings…or was it tattoos?

Isn’t she cute?  Today was the kids’ Halloween Party at preschool and they got to dress up for a costume contest.  Addison was SO excited to put on her purple wig (the wig was choice 1 and we had to … Continue reading

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Wonder Wednesday Social Media Hop 10/26

Welcome to the “Wonder Wednesday” Social Media Hop!  We all Welcome You! **Zelma’s Workshop ** Mama.Mommy.Mom ****The Grande Life ** My Pixie Dust Diary ****A Day In Motherhood** If you would like to GUEST HOST – please email Lori at … Continue reading

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Things one needs to know when living in the South…

The internet is a wonderful tool, but makes it super easy to track anyone – pretty much anywhere, so I make it easy for any would-be stalkers and give them a head start.  I live in the South.  Mooresville, North … Continue reading

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Simple Things Sunday: Knock ‘em down, roll ‘em around…

Come on defense, work! Daddy’s defenses were obviously a little weak this morning. Sunday morning pillow fights –  Cullen – 1 Daddy – 0 *taken with my iPhone, altered with Instagram – the BEST free photo app ever!*

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Winnie the Pooh is back… (DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Pack Giveaway)

Who doesn’t love Winnie the Pooh?  He’s a tubby little buddy all stuffed with fluff! Pooh is back and the problem is bigger than ever…Eyeore has lost his tail!  This is the tale of a tail.  Watch as Pooh and … Continue reading

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Fantastic Finds Friday: Soup’s On!

Good morning, and happy Friday! I’m continuing my Fantastic Finds series (wonderful things I’ve found on Pinterest) this week by featuring some of the most delicious sounding/looking soups, stews and chilis I found this week.  It’s cooling off here, in … Continue reading

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The babies before babies

My daughter was my first child, but she’s not my oldest baby.  We added the first baby to our family almost 10 1/2 years ago. She was a bitty 2 pounds or so when we brought her home, full of … Continue reading

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