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Merry Pinterest Christmas!

Merry Pinterest Christmas!

Happy Holidays from our house to yours! Hard to believe that the year is almost over and we’re celebrating the holidays. I’ve been working on an end of the year post but for now, let’s keep this light and merry … because it just wouldn’t be a holiday without my favorite Pinterest pins! Merry Pinterest … Continue reading

All is Calm, All is Bright

All is Calm, All is Bright

It’s that time of year again! I posted this one last year but it deserves a re-run because there’s been an addition in my neighborhood that can only add to the holiday festivities. Below is the original post called The Lights that Light the Lights: I can tell my neighbors are feeling the holiday spirit … Continue reading

Football, Turkeys and Double Digits

Football, Turkeys and Double Digits

I have an excuse this time! Yes, I realized that I disappeared again but this time, I have a good reason. Let me break this down into where we’ve been and what we’ve been doing during our disappearing act. UGA Football The weekend that my Inner Nerd post went up, my son Jake and I … Continue reading

Happy 4th Of July!

Happy 4th Of July!

Happy 4th of July to all my American readers! When you’re born, you get a ticket to the freak show. When you’re born in America, you get a front row seat. – George Carlin Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn’t block traffic. – Dan Rather You can always count on Americans to … Continue reading

National Take Your Watch Off Day

National Take Your Watch Off Day

As you know from my Almost Wordless Wednesday post the other day, my son Jake and I took a small vacation while he was on Spring Break. We spent the most of the time at my father’s beach house and it didn’t take me long before I was living on Island Time. For those of … Continue reading

2013 … The Year of Me

2013 … The Year of Me

I proclaim this year the Year of Me. And yes, I know that its 11 days into 2013 and this post should have gone up around the first week of January. As usual, I had the best intentions but my son Jake didn’t go back to school until this week and this week was ‘my … Continue reading

Holding My Ground

Holding My Ground

Like everyone else, our house is coming down from the sugar high of the holidays and we’re trying to get things back to normal — that is, IF my house was really filled with normal people :). One of the things we did this weekend was to sort through my son Jake’s closet and clean … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: From our house to yours

Sunday Funnys: From our house to yours

My son Jake is now on holiday break so I’m going to take a little break myself. I need time to relax, hang out with my kid and do some of that ‘end of the year’ thinking about everything. As I reflect back on everything I’ve done, I can say I’m pretty damn proud of … Continue reading

Merry Funny Christmas!

Merry Funny Christmas!

I’ve noticed the the holiday season tends to inspire some pretty humorous holiday sayings and quotes. Since we’ve all had an emotional roller coaster ride since last week’s tragic event, I thought I’d lighten the mood a bit. From all of us here in sunny Florida, here are some of my favorite holiday quotes: “Once … Continue reading

There’s no where to go but up

There’s no where to go but up

And so this is Christmas And what have we done? Another year over And a new one just begun   When the holidays hit, I start working on my end of the year projects for my business. I run all my reports to see what worked and what didn’t. Basically I get a sense of … Continue reading