Spring Cleaning Checklist

Is is that time!   We are finally hitting temps that are above freezing, we are getting a glimpse of what the land below the snow looks like, and the college kids are in shorts.  It is spring!  We thought it would never come, but mother nature is finally giving us a break! Let’s throw…

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“Mama, wanna play with me?”

Being a Mom is by far the most rewarding thing in my life.  I’d like to think of myself as a good Mom.  I love on, nurture, snuggle, run errands with my daughter, take her to swimming, gymnastics, to friends’ houses to play and I make sure she is well fed and clothed.  But I…

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Snowflakes for Connecticut

December 14th, 2012 will forever be a day that marks one of America’s saddest days.  Most of us probably never heard of Sandy Hook Elementary school, but after the horrible tragedy that took place there, that school and community will always be part of our thoughts.  I for one have many moments throughout the day…

Christmas Came Early…

No, I’m still pregnant and round. But we did have a new addition to our house this last week.  Everyone, I would like to introduce you to…   ….. my new COMPUTER!!!  I cannot even begin to tell you how happy I am and also slightly embarrassed that I didn’t make this purchase sooner.  Also…

12 Days of Favorite Things (on Instagram)

“Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens-bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens…”   Join us for 12 Days of Favorite Things.  Starting December 14 – December 25, we will be posting our favorite things on Instagram.  (If you haven’t installed the app on your smartphone, you’ll need to start there.)  Follow the format for…

To Ask or Not to Ask…Shoe Removable?

I am a self proclaimed germ-a-phob.  I fully admit that I carry hand sanitizer and antibacterial wipes with me everywhere I go.  I wipe down carts at department and grocery stores.  I use to use those cart covers when my daughter was younger.  Now there are times I think I take it too seriously and…

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The Elves are Coming!

Raise your hands if your family has gotten into the Elf on the Shelf bandwagon.  I’ll be honest, I think these things are a bit creepy.  I wasn’t sure how my son was going to take to this thing, especially since about a week before he announced to us that he didn’t even want Santa…

Happy Monday

Because last week was a wee bit stressful…. Because Nebraska Cornhusker football was embarrassing this week… Because this morning I backed into a fence and scratched my car…. Because we need a pick me up….Enjoy… Personalize funny videos and birthday eCards at JibJab!