Monthly Archives: November 2011

Forgetful frock

It’s not that I’m a tad socially inept and didn’t realize that your baby shower was back in September and then saw the announcement on the staff notice board that you had a baby girl……. it’s that I wanted to … Continue reading

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It’s not that I like to cook…

It’s that I LOVE to eat!!   Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday… because I love stuffing myself into oblivion, then laying on the couch semi-comatose only to be revived by the thought of consuming a second dinner.     In … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Robot

This weekend the son of our friends had a third birthday party with a “rocking robot” theme.  How cute is that?  He is such a handsome little guy.  If you don’t believe me, check out his mom’s blog here, he … Continue reading

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I tried.  I tried really, really hard to avoid trapping Josie into gender stereotypes.  See?!?                                 I was such a proud mother, in a sea … Continue reading

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Bogus Banana

I love Banana Republic, but having two kids can be tough on the budget.  With 1-1/2 yards of gray fabric, a zipper, and Simplicity 2337 here is what you get:                   (maniacal laughter….) … Continue reading

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