Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Shoes for a New Year

Well, technically they’re boots, and they’re for her, not me. That’s okay though, she’s worth it. Advertisements

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Organization = Relaxation

Last weekend I had an evening completely to myself. What was my activity of choice – reading, sleeping, watching a movie…? Nope. Reorganizing the cabinets over our washer and dryer. Totally relaxing.

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We’ve been hanging out in the loft quite a bit lately, and I am so, so grateful to have such a fun, sunny space just for playing and relaxing. Definitely one of my favorite rooms in the house…

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Wedding Memories

Eight years ago – well, eight years and nine days to be exact, my best friend asked me to marry him…and I’m so glad he did. And seven years after the wedding, I finally made a little shadow box about … Continue reading

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Pots & Pans

A friend recently told me one thing she doesn’t like about her kitchen is having all her pots and pans hanging on a pegboard wall. I love the way it looks, but she said it gets messy and disorganized too … Continue reading

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Wondeful Christmas Day 2011

“Christmas is my favorite holiday!” – Ben, age 5 Ben was a very sweet, very helpful big brother to his little sister today…

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Merry and Bright

Christmas Eve 2011… A crisp evening walk to church; choir, brass and organ leading the processional, Joy to the World, sung by a church full of families and loved ones; carols so lovely they make you cry; sharing the evening … Continue reading

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