Well. It did need to be cleaned out.
Well. It did need to be cleaned out.
I've been wanting to redo my bedroom, well, pretty much since the last time I redid my bedroom.Because 12 years is a long time to have the same decor. Oh, I kid.11 years is a long time to have the same decor.Anyhoo, Boo Mama, the HGTV loving woman that she is, has encouraged her internets to get busy with a little before/after project.So, I have a little over a month to:1. Get me some new furniture (which works out nice since I've been saving for just that).2. Give all my old decor to ... Read More
*Update* Congratulations Storm!I fall in love easily. It was a bit of a problem as a teen. Until I met my hubby.And then it seemed to be a good trait, for both of us.It has proved to be a challenge when it comes to shopping.I just discovered Etsy a couple of months ago. I know. Where have I been?It was love at first click.But I found it to be a bit overwhelming.Until I found the pounce button. Pounce divides the beautiful homemade Etsy products into two categories: Just sold and ... Read More
(Google records who comes to your blog and how they find it thru the search engine. The results are often hilarious. *Update* Read Shannon's explanation for how to do this here. It's easy and fun and she explains it much better than I can!) Hello, sweet Google searchers. I have been meaning to address you for weeks. I've been watching you on my sight reader and I must say you have misunderstood me. Because for some unknown reason, I have become an expert in these areas:1. Mopping the ... Read More
1. Many of you have asked about my recovery from my little medical procedure. Well. It's gone well. So well, that I've been hankering for another procedure. Because all that attention was nice. Oh, I jest. I'll know in a few weeks if the little job worked. If it did, well, you will get entirely too many details. Promise. 2. I got to take a bath today for the first time in two weeks since the procedure. Can we just have a moment of silence? My daughter was worried about me, because we ... Read More
Happy Birthday, my sweet six year old boy!Today you asked me if I was sad that you were growing up."No, not sad. I just think there are some things you won't want to do anymore as you get older . . . ""Like what?" you asked.So, I told you. And you promised to always:Crawl into my lap and let me sniff your neck, even when you are 6'1Hug me at school in front of your cool friendsTell me I'm prettier without makeupLive with me forever (I may regret this one. . . )Always be my little boyHappy ... Read More
. . . continuation from here . . .We've laughed quite a bit about my son's obvious interest in girly things. I thought it was completely normal, in an abnormal way.He was born loving his big sister and looking up to her.And I mentioned the pink, right?Lots of pink.We thought the Dora obsession was cute. She was a new TV character back then and it was precious hearing him walk around the house saying, "I did it!"(I should add here that all good things come to an end. I don't find Dora, her theme ... Read More
Welcome to this week's Sincerely 'Fro Me to You Carnival. If you want to join in, you can read the guidelines here. We have one son.He is the only son we will have.He is sandwiched between two sisters.He is easy-going. He is sensitive and thinks of others.Can you offer a moment of silence for him?Thank you.My hubby has some normal expectations of his son: Don't ever hit a girlYour sisters are girlsRespect my wifeYour mom is my wifeExcel at sports. If this is not possible, be a rough and tumble ... Read More