how we do birthdays

This happens every year. Just as I begin to settle into the Christmas season, my girls begin to plan their birthday. They were born shortly after Christmas (seven whole weeks before their actual due date thankyouverymuch). Had they come on time, we wouldn’t be...

spreading the christmas cheer

We are certainly enjoying a holly jolly Christmas season around here.Evidently my kids forgot the first line ofSanta Clause is Coming to Town.Merry Christmas from our happy family to yours.

clean house secrets revealed

The toy clutter is out of control. Like vines on brick, the Polly’s and the dollies and the little matchbox cars are taking over my world one room at a time. And it has stressed me out to no end.Until now. I have found the secret to a clean house. Wanna know...

come on-a my house

BooMama is having her annual Christmas Tour of Homes AND Julia at Hooked on Houses is having one, too. And as if that weren’t enough, sweet Kimba is hosting an open house and its all just so much fun! I really really want to play. Is it okay to go to three...

stuck much?

Need some perspective on that next load of laundry or the dreaded trip to the grocery store? My bloggy friend Laura linked up late to Monday’s Everyday Unwrapped post. I’m so glad she did. Because even though I have been so encouraged by reading all the...