Monthly Archives: May 2011

Soaking in the Sun

We are having a great time at the beach!!!  Our hotel is right on the coast which makes it easy to lug all our gear! Jacob enjoys going from the pool to the ocean back to the pool. Lily is … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek of Lily’s Room

We have been busy with several different things this week, Walt and Jacob ran the Great Harvest 5K race (Walt placed second in his age group and will hopefully add an entry soon), Jacob had his end of grade test … Continue reading

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A Dress for Lily

The excitement of my new sewing machine got the best of me and I tried a few more challenging projects this weekend. My dear 80 year old neighbor gave me a ton of fabric, thread and bias tape (which I … Continue reading

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My First Sewing Project!

For Mother’s day, my darling husband bought me a sewing machine! I’d mentioned wanting one but I knew very little about them. It was a gift in itself that he did the research and picked one out for me! I … Continue reading

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Another weekend gone by

Is it just me or do the weekends seem to end as soon as they start? It started with Jacob’s Let Me Run race on Friday night. He achieved a personal record and enjoyed a team pizza party afterward. Be … Continue reading

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Why Can’t the Closet be First?

Walt always makes fun of me when it’s time to clean the house because I head straight to the closet to organize drawers. Something about the smaller space makes it not as intimidating as the piles of papers on the … Continue reading

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