Category Archives: Miscellany

A Day in the Life – My Monday

Seems like the “Day in the life” posts are all the rage these days. I’ve read lots of them (like Grace’s, Kendra’s, and Blythe’s), and I think they are strangely interesting. I thought there was a link up of “day in … Continue reading

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For Fun (and to save me from having nothing to write about…)

Usually on Fridays I link up with Conversion Diary for 7 Quick Takes Friday. However, I don’t think I have seven things to write about today. In fact, I can barely think of one thing. So, I was really happy … Continue reading

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Fishing in the Front Yard

The snow is finally melting here. We have several bodies of water in our front yard just perfect for fishing. Is it wrong that I get a chuckle (and lots of photos) out of watching her struggle to get up … Continue reading

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My Writing Space

You all know how much I love reading with my kids. I even made a list of my Top 101 Fictional Picture Books back in December (and we’ve added a few new ones to that list since then). So I … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Staying (Mostly) Sane When Your Kids Are Puking

Okay. I’m going to just come right out and tell you that I now consider myself to be an expert on dealing with puking children 5 and under. So far this winter, each of my girls has had a puking … Continue reading

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Another One Bites the Dust

This has been the worst week I could have committed to posting every day. Just when I had the audacity to write yesterday “Here’s to hopefully moving beyond the stomach virus and on to bigger and much better things,” I … Continue reading

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Search and Ye Will Find…

I’ve mentioned before how I like to read the blog 101 Books. I even did a guest post there a few months ago with my 101 Must Read Picture Books list. One of the things that the author of that … Continue reading

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7 Posts, 7 Days, Why Not Start It the Same?

In July, I participated in a fun challenge/experiment of posting seven posts in seven days along with lots of other bloggers and Jen from Conversion Diary, who started the whole thing. Well, she’s doing it again. And since she first … Continue reading

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Really Quick Takes – Seven of Them

Linking up with Conversion Diary again. This is going to be extra short(ish), because I really need to be packing… 1. I just learned about the blog A Knotted Life yesterday. I love finding new blogs to read, and this … Continue reading

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Princess vs. Barbie

We have lots of princess dolls at our house. ^^ Thank you to my Mother-in-law for that storage idea ^^ My girls ask for them as gifts. They save their allowances to buy them. They love their princess dolls.   … Continue reading

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