Monthly Archives: May 2012

Our First Pool Evening

Alek took Ben to the pool after school on Tuesday, and Amelia and I joined them later that evening for dinner and a quick dip in the baby pool. I love being able to walk there from our house. Evenings … Continue reading

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Roses on My Windowsill

From the flowerbeds in front of our house…

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Ben and Amelia got to stay cool at their wonderful grandparents’ house yesterday. Amelia took her time warming up to the pool, but she and Ben still both had a great afternoon…

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Summerizing the Flower Beds & Front Porch

Here’s a look at my Saturday accomplishment. My supervisor enjoyed a morning snack while I got things going: Before the clean-up: After the clean-up: After the trip to HD, the planting, the watering, and the mulching: And here’s the other … Continue reading

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Beach Life

Grateful for daddy’s little girl… And fun with cousins…

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What I did this week, a.k.a. meet Amelia’s new summer wardrobe staples… I LOVE these dresses! They’re so easy and adorable. Also, all I had to buy to make all four of these was a tiny bit of orange fabric … Continue reading

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Olivia Newton-John Tribute

Here’s how I found Ben and Amelia the other morning. According to Ben they were “being ninjas.” Whatever you say, buddy.

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