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Well, there’s a first time for everything right? Hopefully this first time will also be the last. After going to bed early last night with bowls “just in case” both kids woke up in the night throwing up and feverish. Figures that I just changed their bed sheets yesterday! Toby started it so I stayed

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2011 Plans

Happy new year from all of us! For some reason, I am really looking forward to this year. Not that 2010 was a bad year at all, but there is something about making my list of goals for the year that sort of gets me giddy. Must be my weird type A personality! Anyhow, here’s

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It’s that time again. Let’s see how well I did with accomplishing my goals in 2010: *Learn to knit: Have tackled and succeeded in learning finger knitting as well as loom knitting. I was able to knit nearly 20 hats for Christmas gifts and I’m still making more! I was also given the awesome gift

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Milestone

Toby after having his first tooth pulled. The first one he lost had to be pulled out.It just wasn’t getting loose enough to pull ourselves no matter how hard we tried and the new tooth was not being very patient. Unfortuantely, it looks like the next one is having the same issue so we may

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Resolutions, Goals, whatever you want to call them. Last year I did pretty well with accomplishing most of the goals that I set so it’s good for me to get them out here where I can hold myself accountable. So here they are, if for no one other than me: Personal: There’s always room for

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Conversation about an hour ago(out of nowhere): Lilly: I can’t wait to see Heaven! Toby: Yeah, Jesus is preparing an awesome place just for us to live forever with Him up there! Me: It will be a wonderful place to be after our time here is done. But, for now let’s just enjoy our time

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I hardly know where to begin to blog again. I have been working hard on making the last 2 years worth of posts into a book so a break was in order anyway. I also have to get all of this down because if I don’t document it, I may try really hard to forget

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Magazine Gift Bows

Although it’s a little early to be thinking of resolutions, I am on a mission to begin a new way of thinking. As I’m sure many of you stay-at-home moms out there can relate, there are many days when I go to bed and wonder what in the world I actually ACCOMPLISHED that day. Sure

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Back in January I posted this list of plans and hopes for this year and now that the year is winding down I was curious to see how much I have accomplished. So, in case you are curious too, here it is: *having a fully functional basement~Almost completed, should be ready in the next 2-3

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Kicking the habit

After 5 years of sucking his thumb to calm him to sleep, ease his fears and soothe his aches and pains, T has made the big leap into big-boyhood and decided this week to kick the habit. We have talked about it for a couple of years now and on occasion tried various “helps” when