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What I did on my two-week vacation…

What I did on my two-week vacation…

Hi!  I’m back after a two-week break.  My family and I had an amazing vacation in Spain and I was finally able to frolick in the ocean in my newest string bikini.  Oh, wait, I’m sorry.  That wasn’t me.  That’s how Gwyneth Paltrow spent her two week vacation. I, on the other hand, spent the last two-weeks of my life trying to get head lice out of our house.   Just about every mom I know has dealt with lice in…

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Christmas morning, before and after…

Christmas morning, before and after…

A Year in Review – Day 25 Before…. No one is awake yet.  All the presents are wrapped.  Cookies out for Santa.  Serenity is at hand…   Then just a few hours later… Chaos ensues… Happy Christmas, and Happy Wednesday, to all.

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How to have a relaxing holiday…

How to have a relaxing holiday…

A Year in Review – Day 24 ….My advice?  Get sick.  Really sick.  So sick you can’t leave the house.  Over the last three weeks either me, my husband or one of our three kids has been sick.  Some of us have been sick at the same time.  Some of us have had different sicknesses.  Some of us have gotten sick, then gotten well, then gotten sick again.  We try to keep it interesting and so far in this cold…

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Wrap dresses and other surprises…

Wrap dresses and other surprises…

A Year in Review – Day 13 Congrats!  Laurmkk!  You are the winner of …. a fabulous surprise!  Thanks to everyone who gave me such good advice on wrap dresses.  I have been thinking about them ever since I read a Diane Von Furstenberg (the creator of the wrap dress) article about the wrap dress turning 40!  I can’t believe they’ve been around for forty years and I’ve never even worn one.  I’m going to go on the hunt for…

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