Monthly Archives: November 2011

thankful outtakes

This Thanksgiving we had a slight change of plans, we were suppose to go to Tennessee as we always do, to visit Ryan’s folks. This year Ryan had a few project schedule shifts, making it impossible for us to leave for five days. Since it had been a few years since I’d gotten a chance […]

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’till the Break of Dawn

In case you didn’t know – I love the Twilight series. It’s a modern day Romeo and Juliet with a supernatural twist. Yes, I did just compare Stephanie Meyer to William Shakespeare – I did, it’s true. What I enjoy most about the series is that you can get lost in it – every girl, […]

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Simplicity: Party Prep

I started to think about my most recent post and how I could apply that same principle of breaking down the tasks into different days. Not revolutionary, I know. But it hit me today as I was going to sit down and fart around on the computer. I should start making my menu and make […]

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Simplicity: preparing for the season

I don’t know about you, but days like today, where it’s raining (cold would have had more effect) and grey all I can think about is staying in and trying to channel my inner Martha. All I said was that I thought about it, instead Penny and I cuddled on the couch and watched Barbie: […]

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Simplicity: the season of giving

I come from givers – my mother carried a bit of debt with her because her heart was far greater about giving than her pocket book was – it all worked out in the end and so many people’s lives were brightened because of her giving nature. I love to give, but realizing my husband […]

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