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fourteen things.

Friday, December 20th, 2013

This time of year always gets me thinking about the future… December is already such a chipper time of year, with all the decorations and pretty lights. But I’ve found that for me, I walk around feeling like there’s magic in the air because a bright and shiny new year is just around the corner. […]


Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Outside: It is currently a chilly 61° outside, although it is brilliantly sunny with deep, deep blue skies. I’m not trying to be sarcastic when I say that it’s chilly—it is chilly! If it weren’t for those gorgeous, clear blue skies, I’m guessing it would be 51° outside today. The kids went outside for a […]

ten things.

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Ten things I’m thankful for right now: ONE // Pinterest. It’s amazing what a trip to Pinterest can do for my design mojo. I just about thought my mojo had up and abandoned me for good… until I started regularly scanning Pinterest every morning! TWO // My Keurig. I’ve had my Keurig for a month […]

the friday five.

Friday, January 27th, 2012

#1: Sometimes I think that Project Life highlights how mundane and boring my life really is. I mean, I’m constantly busy with things for the house, school and work. I rarely have a minute’s rest. But really, it’s so often all the same… #2: Case in point, the real highlight of my week was going […]

the friday five.

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

#1: I am very happy this week because I have stuck to my cleaning schedule! Monday we cleaned the kitchen. Tuesday I cleaned the bathrooms. Wednesday we went to Target and skipped doing the bedrooms—but Thursday was vacuuming day, so we did them then. Today is laundry day. MAN—this feels goooooood. It’s also taking me […]

the friday five.

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Trying to get back into the habit of regular blogging. Oh, how I miss it… Random bits from this week: 1. Most everything this week happened today. Today was the first day after my surgery (last Friday) that I finally felt normal. I kicked the pain killers on Wednesday and muddled through Thursday but today—today […]