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Wordless Wednesday – Money Problems

Sep 17, 14 Wordless Wednesday – Money Problems

Posted by in Rants & Raves, The Home

We don’t have money problems, per se. My problem with money is that I’m terrible with it. I don’t spend a lot of it, but I don’t like to manage it. I hate figuring it all out. HATE IT! We deferred our taxes in April and I put off doing the work until it was due. Like, NOW. Right NOW. I need to do the...

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Secrets by Mary Lambert – my new bloggy anthem!

Sep 12, 14 Secrets by Mary Lambert – my new bloggy anthem!

Posted by in Rants & Raves, Videos

“I don’t care if the world knows what my secrets are.”   Isn’t it a little bit why some of us started blogging ? To tell our stories. To tell our secrets. I’ve bared my soul quite a few times on these here internets. And every time I hear this song I want to go and write some more. I’ve...

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Is he still allergic? Retesting for Food Allergies

Sep 09, 14 Is he still allergic? Retesting for Food Allergies

Posted by in Family, Parenting, Rants & Raves

Some allergists recommend retesting for food allergies every two years. Some say you should retest every year. Some, because their allergies are always changing, do it every six months. At this point in his young life we are on the one year plan for my son. He had a reaction when he was two. Followed up by a positive blood test....

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Wordless Wednesday – Week 10 of Summer in pics

Sep 03, 14 Wordless Wednesday – Week 10 of Summer in pics

Posted by in Family, Parenting, Photos, Rants & Raves, Travel

Yeeeeeeha the kids are back at school! But that means that summer is ovah – OVER. We had such a lovely, fun, idyllic, wonderful summer. Truly we did. We spent lazy days at the pool and the lake in the beginning learning to swim and being with friends.We were so fortunate to be able to spend most of August away. And then come...

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First Day of School

Sep 02, 14 First Day of School

Posted by in Parenting, Photos

The first day of school is always filled with glee and nerves for me. I am excited for them, and for me. And nervous for them and sad for me. It’s a big jumble of emotions. I usually cry. Today was no exception.      

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Get Organized with Mabel’s Labels and a Giveaway.

Aug 28, 14 Get Organized with Mabel’s Labels and a Giveaway.

Posted by in Parenting, Rants & Raves

At the end of school last year I was in the lost and found searching for my son’s raincoat. Let’s just say one of his ADHD superpowers is not his ability to hold on to things or to then find those things again. However this is not just an ADHD problem. Kids just don’t understand that a North Face jacket costs a...

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