• enchiladas - 13 apr 2016

    food

    more adventures in cabinet excavations.

    While we were out of town for spring break, I realized that our cabinets are bringing me down. Overstuffed, food going bad, but yet nothing to eat. You’ve been there, right? I have to think it isn’t just me …. I seem to come back to trying new ideas in […]

  • kurios - 28 apr 2016

    celebrations

    celebrations: week 18 (2-8 may 2016)

    I took a break from life, blog, and celebrations …. Slowly getting back up to speed. Thinking tomorrow’s truffles sounds like a delicious place to launch…. Coming up this week: 2: National Truffle Day 3: International Tuba Day and National Two Different Colored Shoes Day and National Specially-abled Pets Day […]

  • diamorpha - 21 mar 2016

    favorite photos

    diamorpha.

    These precious little flowers at Arabia Mountain bloom for a short time each spring. While I love the mountain year-round, these flowers make it an even more special place !

  • mac n cheese - 28 mar 2016

    happiness

    happiness project: cooking/creations + misc (apr)

    Create, Project 45, and the monthly projects in my Happiness Project … so many projects! In reality, they are all facets of the same project, guiding me to finish or give up old projects and move forward on the ones that are most important to me. March’s main theme was […]

  • texas-sized donuts - 3 apr 2016

    celebrations

    celebrations: week 15 (4-10 apr 2016)

    I was too busy getting ready for our trip to plan any celebrations las week…. Coming up this week: 4: National Cordon Bleu Day 5: National Caramel Day 6: National Tartan Day and National Caramel Popcorn Day and Fresh Tomato Day 7: National No Housework Day and Coffee Cake Day […]

College Search

salem - 15 feb 2016

college search: nc/sc schools

Camille and I took the first half of February break to visit a handful of schools in North and South Carolina. None were high on her list (I don’t know if very many are high on her list yet), but I thought we could get started with some tours and […]

 

Happiness Project

mac n cheese - 28 mar 2016

happiness project: cooking/creations + misc (apr)

Create, Project 45, and the monthly projects in my Happiness Project … so many projects! In reality, they are all facets of the same project, guiding me to finish or give up old projects and move forward on the ones that are most important to me. March’s main theme was […]

 

snapshots

bibimbap - 2 may 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 2 may 2016

Today is National Truffle Day. Up early to get the girls morning, walk the dog, clean, and work. I worked all day. Chloe came home then left for lacrosse. Camille came home from her AP Psychology test. Claire came over and made cookies with Camille. I made dinner – too […]

 

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food

enchiladas - 13 apr 2016

more adventures in cabinet excavations.

While we were out of town for spring break, I realized that our cabinets are bringing me down. Overstuffed, food going bad, but yet nothing to eat. You’ve been there, right? I have to think it isn’t just me …. I seem to come back to trying new ideas in […]

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photo-a-day

bibimbap - 2 may 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 2 may 2016

Today is National Truffle Day. Up early to get the girls morning, walk the dog, clean, and work. I worked all day. Chloe came home then left for lacrosse. Camille came home from her AP Psychology test. Claire came over and made cookies with Camille. I made dinner – too […]

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celebrations

kurios - 28 apr 2016

celebrations: week 18 (2-8 may 2016)

I took a break from life, blog, and celebrations …. Slowly getting back up to speed. Thinking tomorrow’s truffles sounds like a delicious place to launch…. Coming up this week: 2: National Truffle Day 3: International Tuba Day and National Two Different Colored Shoes Day and National Specially-abled Pets Day […]

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photo-a-day

college search - 1 may 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 1 may 2016

Today is May Day and Global Love Day and National Chocolate Parfait Day. Up early to tackle my long to do list. Rob and Chloe went out to get bagels. We then all worked on getting the chores done. I went to the grocery store. Rob went kayaking. Chloe went […]

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favorite photos

diamorpha - 21 mar 2016

diamorpha.

These precious little flowers at Arabia Mountain bloom for a short time each spring. While I love the mountain year-round, these flowers make it an even more special place !

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photo-a-day

snapshots from gooney road – 30 apr 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 30 apr 2016

Today is International Jazz Day and National Raisin Day and National Oatmeal Cookie Day. Up early to read and make a nice breakfast. I spent the day alternating between getting things done, reading, and napping. Rob and Camille went out to play board games at the comic book store, then […]

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gazoo - 29 apr 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 29 apr 2016

Today is Zipper Day and International Dance Day and Arbor Day. Up early to clean, walk Phelix, and work. I finished up early afternoon, and went to the grocery store. I worked on various projects in the afternoon — it is so nice to be caught up! Camille came home […]

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cirque du soleil - 28 apr 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 28 apr 2016

Today is National Blueberry Pie Day and Great Poetry Reading Day. Up early to get the girls going, clean, and work. Mid-morning, I headed out to have coffee with Ella. I then worked all afternoon. Camille came home and went to work. I made a pasta dish for dinner. Chloe […]

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froyo - 27 ap 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 27 apr 2016

Today is National Prime Rib Day. Up early to get the girls up, clean up, and work. After a few hours of work, I met Molly for coffee, then back to work for a few more hours. Chloe came home not feeling well. Camille came home after Writing Center. I […]

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basil - 26 apr 2016

snapshots from gooney road – 26 apr 2016

Today is National Pretzel Day and National Kids and Pets Day. Up early to get the girls up, clean, walk Phelix, and work. Mid-morning, I left to go to Goodwill to drop stuff off, the Red Cross to volunteer, and the camera store to clean my lenses. At home, I […]

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