Monthly Archives: April 2010

House Guest

I am getting a house guest in June! It’s my lovely niece, Kate.  She will be our summer nanny and then start school in the fall.  I am very excited to have her stay with us.  The kids love her and she … Continue reading

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The Lantern Winner

The $5.00 off promo at Allsop ends tomorrow!    Plus, the winner of the Soji Pod Lantern is….  ANGIE!   She was the first to comment (takes guts) and was selfless enough to think of giving a lantern as a gift.  Very … Continue reading

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A Special Earth Day Treat

What are your plans for Earth Day 2010?  A little composting?  Tree Planting?  Reducing your shower to less than 5 minutes (yeah, right…)?         I got the chance to teach the Diva and Grand Slam all about the benefits of Solar Light … Continue reading

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Thom Filicia

Check out Caitlin Creer’s post here for some awesome eye candy from Thom Filicia.  I love it all.

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A Fix for Odd Frame & Matte Sizes

Remember this post about all the $3.00 frames I bought?  I was so happy until I tried to find something that would FIT the frames….Neither the frames nor the mattes are standard sizes!  UGH. But then, I ran across some brilliance at … Continue reading

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Lazy Easter Decor

I wanted to share my tidbits on how to decorate for Easter lazy-style.  And to really punctuate my point, I am posting this a week after the holiday ended. One: The following was the most labor intensive of all 3 projects.  … Continue reading

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My Mantel. A Study of Boring.

There is a “Mantel Party” over at the Nesting Place (getting C-R-A-Z-Y!).  I submitted my boring mantel.   The photos were placed there so that they would be out of the reach of the wee ones.  And there they sit…waiting patiently to … Continue reading

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new found inspiration

Yowsa.  Rough week.  My family received a little blessing(s)  in disguise on April Fool’s Day.  I am not at liberty to say what it is, but it has caused some drama, worry, fear, angst, excitement, blessings, and rejoice all at the … Continue reading

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I miss you, too.

Dearest blog friends: The past week has been filled with highs & lows and all sorts of in betweens. Sorry for my absence. I will be back soon to share!

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