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Tillie Boo Boo

Tillie Boo Boo

So… while we were out in Colorado a few weeks ago Tillie had her second birthday and we were very, very lucky to get to celebrate with our in town family. One of the amazing presents Tillie received was this adorable flamingo dress from my […]

The Beach Revisited

The Beach Revisited

Anyone out there who is still reading the occasional post I put out on this blog may remember my post from last summer about the beach. Last summer beach visits were rough, not so much for the kids, but for the parents lugging them around it […]

Loose Teeth

Loose Teeth

This week marked a pretty important milestone for Conner, after weeks of wiggling and waiting his very first loose tooth came out while he was eating a bowl of cereal. Now let me tell you, for a five year old loose teeth bring with them […]

the flu has landed…

the flu has landed…

Hey Y’all, I am blogging here today from the land of the influenza infected, just in case you’re not familiar, allow me to paint a picture for you. We woke up early Thursday morning to the sound of an unhappy Tillie, groggily responding to her […]

Antler Canvas DIY

Antler Canvas DIY

At my new job I work on a floor that has some serious, serious cubicle decor going on. No kidding, you should see the way my coworkers decorate, they’re AMAZING. I joke that they should sell tickets to let the other floors in the building […]

Tillie the Queen of Toddlerhood

Tillie the Queen of Toddlerhood

I would like to take a moment to briefly pop in here and talk about Tillie’s sudden onset of toddlerhood. For her first year I thought she was going to be my calm kid, my go with the flow and cause minimal trouble kid. Actually […]

Holiday Printables

Holiday Printables

So did you know you can edit pictures AND create printables on picmonkey?! I’ve been editing photos there for about a year now, but I just realized that you can do printables too. So I made some… for the holidays. I’m posting them here, so if […]

Oh poop, you got me again

Ugh, you know what kind of sucks when you’re a parent… not being able to kick back for a few minutes and trust that the house won’t go straight to hell the second your back is turned. Instead you can almost guarantee that any moments […]

Halloween 2013

Halloween 2013

Now, if there’s anything I’ve learned in the few years I’ve been a mother, it’s that given the means small children can take something fun and turn it into misery. I’m not being a debbie downer, I’m not being mean, it’s a skill really. One […]

Tillie’s Costumes

Tillie’s Costumes

Hello, hello, HELLO! I haven’t been on lately… it seems like my inspiration for blog posts hits me while I’m in the car and obviously I can’t be typin’ and drivin’. Maybe I should get a tape recorder… Anyway, here we are at the end […]