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Merry Christmas -2013-

  From my family to yours- Wishing you a very, Merry Christmas today! And allow me to introduce you to the newest member of our family- Luna!   Santa entrusted her to us this magical Christmas day and my girls … Continue reading

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Heroes and Heroines on Halloween- Making the Holiday about History… not candy

Earlier this year I had it in my head that my daughters would dress up as the three little girls from Despicable Me; we’d pad Howard’s shoulders and glue on a pointy latex nose to transform him into Gru; and … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

The girls wanted to show off their new dresses that Halmoni surprised them with today. Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!

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So Long 2012…. Hellllllooo 2013

Here we are- the last few hours of 2012 and the cusp of a new year. 2012 has been pretty good for my family.  Honestly, I’m a bit sad to see it end; yet I am looking forward to the … Continue reading

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A Horse is a Horse, of Course, of Course . . .

. . . unless you’re 6 years old and have your heart set on this ridiculously overpriced Fur Real Pet Pony.  Yes, my oldest daughter has been harping over this thing ever since we stumbled upon it in a store … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas

Every Christmas I tell myself I’m going to buy a whole bunch of holiday-themed picture books after Christmas (to take advantage of sales and discounts) and build up a collection of 24-30 seasonal books.  I figure I could immediately store them unseen … Continue reading

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Easter Treats

Spring is here!  New Nanny-made dresses are in order. I had grand plans of my girls posing for a mini-photo shoot in the new dresses that Nanny made for them.  They had other ideas in mind.  I swear, trying to capture … Continue reading

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…and the stockings were hung.

Growing up, my siblings and I were lucky enough to have personalized knit stockings that a family friend made for us.  Those stockings stand out in my mind as the symbol for the excitement of our family Christmases.  What better … Continue reading

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Holiday Happenings

Whew- when the holidays come they really come, huh?!  I feel like our schedule has been a bit off track since Thanksgiving and now with Christmas right around the corner- well- I suppose this is yet another reason I’m glad … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

So thankful today.  How about you?

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