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December 8, 2011

The great mommy-coaster

Catching up:  MIL has already come and gone.  Two weeks kind of flew by and here we are staring down Andrew’s birthday on Sunday and Christmas. This was actually one of the best visits with my mil to date because I think we’ve both accepted each others’ strengths and weaknesses.  That doesn’t mean that the […]

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November 17, 2011

I had the worst dream last night.

I was on a bike ride with iMSN members.  I had my bike trailer attached and somehow had managed to squeeze all of my children as well as the children of some of the members in the trailer. Note to self: I was so skinny in my dream!  We were approaching a covered footbridge that […]

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November 14, 2011

Operation Paperclip Panties

It’s that time of year again.  My mother-in-law is arriving from Germany in exactly one week. Mental calculations tell me that means I have 7 days to finish getting this place ship-shape. What better way to procrastinate than to blog about it.  In honor of her visit this year, I’ve been working on a plan […]

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November 12, 2011

Play with the graphics around here much?

I know. Playing with the site graphics is my own little form of procrastination. I just don’t feel like I have much to say lately.  How can that be?  I don’t know.  Lately, my mind just feels like its in a million places at once.  I’m having a hard time sitting down to focus on […]

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October 31, 2011

You’re welcome, neighbors…

It’s Halloween, which means …. haunted house, of course!  Last year, Alex used our little shed in the backyard to create his haunted abode, but since we’ve moved it back behind our fence now, we settled on our front porch.  With the lights on, of course, it looks like … you know … we decorated […]