Category Archives: Rants

Other Things We’ve Done in the Summer…

We have been up to quite a bit, despite feeling like I’ve been unable to accomplish much of anything.  Fourth of July– we went and parked on the side of the layton Parkway and watched the fireworks all around us. … Continue reading

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Spring is Officially Here…

The Goal: to fill every mason jar I own this year.  Starting with buying a huge bag of unbleached flour and filling jars with it. My food saver sucks all the air out so that it is preserved for a … Continue reading

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What’s Happening…

There’s lots going on around here. Despite the fact we may not be as structured these days as we once were. Last week Deric started his new job at Velocity Software. He was in California from monday morning until saturday … Continue reading

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Absolutely nothing…

Moving??: So, you know that house I mentioned…the one with the fabulous land, and all we have ever wanted…yah, it sold. So, we are back to square one. I hope that we manage to find something comparable when we do … Continue reading

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A month of Gratitude…

A month of Gratitude.  I know we all start the month of November out telling ourselves we will be especially grateful everyday. That we will write something down that we are grateful for, write thank you cards to all those … Continue reading

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Molly’s Baby Shower Birthday Party…

Saturday, August 4th, we had Molly’s birthday party. If there’s one thing that is very obvious about our Molly, it is that she loves babies. A theme quickly formed in our minds when I decided I wanted to put together … Continue reading

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Birthdays and Blackberries…

I’m in the middle of a hectic week getting ready to leave for California with my love for 6 days. Leaving my children is always hard for me…but, without these times away, I don’t think I could be the kind … Continue reading

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The Moment You’ve All Been Waiting For….

“Mawage…Mawage, is what bwings us togeva today…” Yes, it’s true…My little sister is now married. It’s also true that I spent 3 weeks planning, preparing, sewing, baking, setting up, taking down, organizing, making lists, etc to make this “mawage” happen … Continue reading

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New Food, New Month, New Goals…

I hit my February wall. That insurmountable barrier between happiness, energy, and a positive attitude and the lowest of lows that I get to. February is my ARCH ENEMY. [Duh, duh duuuuuuh!] Anyway, I hit it…and I jumped right over … Continue reading

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It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas…

As you know, I simplified my Christmas decor this year. It makes it seem so much more “designer”. I love the old book I found at a yard sale, and the little elf we got from a neighbor this year. … Continue reading

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