Monthly Archives: July 2014

Three Dollar Happiness

My new $3 house plant, thanks to a 75% off sale at a local nursery. I love it!Someone insisted on “hiding” behind the plant for this picture. I know, he’s practically invisible.

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A Craft for the Car

So what’s that cute, new, crafty item hanging from my glove compartment? A cup holder? Nope. A mini trash can!I never really let trash accumulate in my car, but my kids and I do still produce a surprising amount of … Continue reading

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A Great Swim Season

Ben’s Junior Dolphin season wraps up on Friday, and I’m already looking forward to next year. Ben has learned so much and had such a great experience. Go Dolphins! Finishing up 25 meter freestyle…Almost there… He did it! (Finishing a … Continue reading

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The Wolf Becomes a Bear

Ben had a great time at his Cub Scout Advancement Ceremony (and the pool party that followed) on Sunday. I’m so glad he had fun. He is now a proud new Bear Cub Scout. Cub Scout handshake, of course…The proud, … Continue reading

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Va Living Museum with Friends

I accidentally turned off my flash for this first picture. I’m normally not a fan of anything blurry, but I think this is actually a pretty accurate depiction of the speed at which these two travel…I love her detached Princess … Continue reading

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And…poof! A pouf!

I sewed up a really quick little pouf/ottoman/kid-sized-seat on Friday, and I’m so happy with how it turned out! I wanted to make the larger 24″ size, but I only had enough coordinating fabric scraps for the smaller 18″ size. … Continue reading

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Three Cheers for the Waterproof Camera

Amelia in goggles – not to see underwater (she’s not a fan of her face in the water yet), but, of course, because her big brother wears them.Speaking of putting her face in the water, Amelia’s underwater pics, while still … Continue reading

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