Monthly Archives: May 2012

At The End Of The Day…

 Summer is almost here.  The days are longer, hotter and we’re spending more time outside.  Saturday seemed perfect for a picnic in the park.  It was really warm for most of the day, but it seemed to cool a bit … Continue reading

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It’s The Simple Things: Life Passes In An Instagram (Week 21)

It’s a hard life.    No really.  I paid for that cushy seat that I only spent 20 minutes in.  I spent Sunday morning in a continuing education class (real estate broker’s license) and the class was at this super … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Beef Stew {Cooking with Coke}

After spending most of the last three weeks out of the kitchen, I’ve finally wandered back in to cook for my family!  Beef Stew may sound like an odd choice when it’s hot outside, but for me, any season is … Continue reading

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A Mom’s Gotta Do What A Mom’s Gotta Do

Sometimes, you just have to brag. Generally speaking, school pictures are over-priced and only so-so when it comes to quality.  We’ve been there, done that.  Last fall, we got a super treat when we saw the proofs from the kid’s … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Naked! :Coolsculpting 101:

Have you ever had the urge to strip off your clothing and run half naked through a soccer match?  Yeah, me neither – but it would be nice to feel confident enough in my appearance to consider it.  I think … Continue reading

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That’s Not Fair! What To Do When There’s Two? #Parenting

As an adult, I often wonder if stomping my feet or throwing myself on the floor would help me get my way more often.  My children think it’s the solution to every problem, don’t yours?  We’ve all heard ‘life isn’t … Continue reading

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It’s The Simple Things: Life Passes In An Instagram (Week 20)

Week 20, I approve! It’s been a heck of a few weeks, but everything seems to be settled back down for now, and I am so grateful for the mundane.  Everything hasn’t been routine, but far more settled. Sunday, Mother’s … Continue reading

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Not Such A Baby…

My baby boy isn’t such a baby anymore.  I suppose at some point, I should stop calling him a baby, especially since he celebrated his 3rd birthday today! Little dude is in love with tractors.  I always try to let … Continue reading

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It’s The Simple Things: Life Passes In An Instagram (Week 19)

Week 19.  I’ll never forget it. Despite the way it started, week 19 did have it’s good moments.  It’s the good moments I will hold on to, and while I won’t forget the bad ones, I know they will fade … Continue reading

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The Greatest Gift

 Leigh Hines is the editor/founder of the Hines-Sight Blog.  When she is not on the Internet, she is running ragged after two children under the age of six.  Having her last baby at 40, Leigh believes that motherhood keeps you … Continue reading

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