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Quick Question for the Yarn Enthusiasts

Not much time for a post, but I’m on a quest, a mission. The Missus has been after me to make her a blanket for some time (months, really), and I thought, “Ok, I’ll make her a really awesome one, … Continue reading

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Lazy days of summer? Nah….

So we found out that the challenge didn’t work. No surprise there. Let me tell you what does work: the combination of quitting smoking, the kids being home all day because school is out, and moving. One might think that … Continue reading

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Let the Challenge Begin!

I’ve GOT IT! I’m the kinda girl that loves a good challenge. If someone else is telling me what to do, and there are prescribed rules to follow, and yet it’s completely voluntary whether I participate, I’m game. I can … Continue reading

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Monday’s musts, and more art…

I’ve gotten so wrapped up in keeping my kids busy, that I’ve unfortunately let the things I need to do go by the wayside. I have decided that it’s time to make Mommy a schedule chart, too! I can tell … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday

Yesterday, J.J. and I sat down to do an art project. Really it was a “keep the child quiet” project so that my lady could get some much needed sleep, but J.J. was happy to do it. We sat down … Continue reading

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Love, crystallized, and growing things….

First, a shameless plug. I have no dignity right now – I’m trying to win a contest for my lady. If you’re on Facebook (and you likely are, or you would probably not be reading this) please click on this … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

The temperatures aren’t terrible. I’m inclined – rationally, anyway – to take the kids out to play, frolic, and gambol in the white stuff. But physically, my inclination is to stay in my pj’s with my too-sweet coffee and tons of blankets and watch movies. Continue reading

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