happy memorial day weekend

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when the days fly by

Erin Senior Project 2011

And, we celebrated by leaving her at home and driving to VA. To answer a burning Craig’s List ad for 10 tobacco baskets. Yes, we’re crazy – or maybe that’s just me, because I had to sweet-talk my husband in to going with me so we could share the driving.  Yep, that’s me – always…

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The holidays are upon us!

You can’t go into a store right now without noticing they’ve already set up for Christmas – yes, right next to the Halloween and Thanksgiving displays. Walking up to the stores, the pumpkins are dwindling and the poinsettias are taking their place.  And inside the sparkly lights are out, the fake trees are being decorated…

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Happy Memorial Day

I’m not at the beach, like a lot of my friends and neighbors are and even though I wish I was I am happy to just to be… especially with beautiful photos from Camber via 1st Option.  I love the soft whites and simple, open, clean spaces.

I think Valentines Day might kill me

It’ll be all of the blogs sharing  their Valentine goodness or  the fact that my kids haven’t been to school so far this week  because of the icy roads! I think I gained 5 pounds  just by looking at these pictures. (help.me.) Valentine’s (or not) Black and White Cookies Valentine’s Rice Krispy Treats Valentine’s Brownies…

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resolutions are like (insert your crutch here)

Can’t live with them, can’t live without them. I didn’t make any resolutions this year thinking why would I add to the pressure which causes the anxiety which causes the depression which adds to the pressure… oh it’s a vicious circle. But my jeans are telling a different story, they’re whispering in my ear (if…

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now we’re cookin’

A great gift this holiday would be The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl. I love Ree and probably always will, hers was one of the first blogs I started to visit and still do… she totally takes pictures of her husband’s butt – seriously. The Pioneer Woman Cooks is a homespun…

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