Monthly Archives: August 2009

I Can’t Resist

Well I’m a day late hopefully not anything short for my two favorite blog parties.  I sometimes pick one or the other, but today for many reasons I think I can do both.  You see I’m working on A Beautiful … Continue reading

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5th Grade!

The house is quiet, Doodle is sad.  The alarm clock went off at 6:00 a.m. and she was off and running.  I can’t believe she is in Fifth Grade, how did that happen? My favorite outfit won for the first … Continue reading

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I have to wonder if it’s school starting tomorrow, The First Born’s invite to lunch this week, a couple of blogs I stumbled across this week, spending time with some of my favorite people on Friday, not feeling great physically … Continue reading

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Mommy Days

I took a few days off this week and “hung out” with The Baby Girl, I thought our few days together would be a great post for YGMTM.  We went to The Beach, to a movie, and we ended the … Continue reading

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Healthy or Bust

I couldn’t wait for the Beautiful Life Post this Friday, who am I kidding I say that every week.  This has been a week of discovery for The Baby Girl and I.  Since all my time and energy has been … Continue reading

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Food, Friends, Family and Faith

Well three days into mine and The Baby Girl’s weight loss program and I’m exhausted.  If you know The Baby Girl you know she obsesses.  She is lovingly referred to as “Rainman” by all of us.  She is keeping a … Continue reading


Rain, The Beach and My Girl

Today was a day that will be etched in my brain for a long time.  I had the absolute joy of spending eight hours with The Baby Girl at The Beach.  The weather man almost stole this joy from me, … Continue reading

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Dieting Sucks

Today is the day.  The Baby Girl and I start a weight loss program, overseen by her doctor.  The sadness of that can not be explained.  I have had some pretty dark thoughts since having this heart to heart in … Continue reading

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WFMW-Crock Pot Ideas

I have not been using my crockpot and it’s made for some long nights at my house.  I work until 6:00 many nights so who wants to eat at 7:30?  I thought crockpot cooking would be a great post for … Continue reading

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Organizing 2009

I haven’t forgotten that I commited myself, Mr. Wonderful and the rest of the clan to a year of organizing.  This past weekend was spent having a yardsale.  Since we only made about $130 I’ll be going to work tomorrow.  … Continue reading

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