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Adventures in Daddy Day Camp

Remember when I wrote about life not always being rainbows and unicorns? Well, early summer a little cloud drifted over our house again. This time, when my husband found out … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Part 2: The Streets of Paris

Years ago I questioned the fascination with this “city of lights”. After this visit I realized that what makes it special can’t be neatly described in a sentence or even a paragraph. So … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

So it’s not all rainbows & unicorns

Most of us over the age of 12 already know life isn’t all rainbows and unicorns. But, maybe social media and blogs like mine make it seem like the lives of … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · 4 Comments

Turning 8-years-old? A piece of cake!

I’m not sure how it happened, but our oldest daughter, Lauren, is suddenly eight-years-old! It is true that the days sometimes pass slowly, but the years fly by. {Lauren five … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Give thanks today and every day

Happy Thanksgiving! After spending a fun day with our family and seeing everyone’s posts today on Facebook and Instagram sharing their gratitude lists, I wondered…could we all give thanks not just … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Preparing for Thanksgiving

The busy holiday season is upon us. Of course, I’m aware that it seems all of the seasons are the “busy ones” these days. If you don’t believe me, just … Continue reading

November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Curb appeal: Part 2

This is the second in what will have to be a series…the last will not be ready until spring 2014. Back in the summer, we had our house painted. It … Continue reading

November 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bon appétit!

Those who know my husband and I at all know that our travels are usually very food-centric… many times we plan itineraries, if not the entire destination, based on what and … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Powder room redo revealed

The powder room that was original to our 1960s home was looking a little dated. I cannot believe I actually forgot to take a picture before the demo. So sad! And … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Celebrating 10 years of wedded bliss!

{the two of us walking out as newly minted husband and wife} Yesterday we celebrated our ten-year wedding anniversary. As time goes on, it is getting harder to remember what … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · Leave a comment