Monthly Archives: May 2013

Her Big Girl Room

Bye-bye, Crib…Hello, Big Girl Bed! Oh, how I love the combination of this quilt and antique spindle bed!I love how Amelia’s room has turned out! Only thing left to do now is hang some photos and artwork near her bed. … Continue reading

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The Pigeon Wants a Puppy – A Reading, by Ben Collins

I’m SO glad I got to go hear Ben do his read aloud for his class on Thursday. He did great, had a ball, and was so proud of himself! These last few weeks of school, each student gets to … Continue reading

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Late Bloomers

For some reason our azaleas all bloom at different times, even though they’re in the same flower bed getting the same amount of light and water. It’s odd, but it does make for a nice long season of color. My … Continue reading

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Strawberries!

Guess what the kids and I did on our day off from school and work… Ben was very focused… But don’t be fooled by Amelia’s seemingly industrious berry-picking. She mostly did a lot of this… Very happy with our loot. … Continue reading

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Super Friends

Superheros at the playground, responsible for making more than a few grown ups smile Sunday afternoon… (Post-script – One additional kid showed up at the playground while these three were playing, thank goodness he was wearing a Green Lantern t-shirt. … Continue reading

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Run, Alek, run!

We hadn’t originally planned on going along with Alek to his 5K on Saturday since there wasn’t much to see for a 2 & 7 year-old, but I’m so glad we did. Good job, Alek & Geoff! Watching for Daddy… … Continue reading

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Giraffe Print Crossbody Custom Order

Here’s a great little purse I made for a very talented seamstress friend of mine (her photos of this purse are much better than mine by the way). It has an adjustable strap, exterior pocket with adorable piping, interior phone-sized … Continue reading

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