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I Just Might Never Leave….

Yeah, yeah.  I know it’s only been a month and we’re totally still in the “honeymoon” phase of life as expats, but wait until you see my day today. For starters, this was a big day for me.  While I’ve … Continue reading

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Goodbye Goodies

We are knee-deep in goodbyes around here. This past weekend our closest family friends threw us a goodbye dinner party that was so much fun it reminded me of all the many reasons why it is so hard to say … Continue reading

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End of Year Teacher Gifts

I shared with you my ideas for some teacher gifts back at the holidays, but now it’s time to come up with some end of the year gifts as well. This time of the year, I like to include all … Continue reading

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Petite Gallery Wall

After tackling the monster-sized gallery wall on our staircase with surgical precision, I decided to throw caution to the wind and just eyeball it for a small gallery wall in Little Cutie’s new room. I kept several sentimental things from … Continue reading

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Royalty of All Kinds

What a weekend it’s been! Friday started off at my friend Julie’s fabulous Royal Wedding party.  Check out the spread and the decor ~ {Did you catch those sweet little William & Kate cupcake toppers?  They were edible!} Here’s my contribution … Continue reading

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40 is Fabulous!

I’m 40 today. And it’s a VERY good day. Although I’ve had to reassure to Little Cutie several times that these are all happy tears. To celebrate my birthday with Cute Husband, my Cuties and all my family and friends, … Continue reading

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Meet My New Friend ~ Gray Silver!

Our family spent all day today at Mystic Aquarium where we got to make good on our Hanukkah present to The Cuties; a Penguin Encounter! We had wanted to wait until warmer weather as you walk outside between exhibits at Mystic. … Continue reading

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Clearly the Apples Didn’t Fall Far From the Tree!

Another boring day from my sick bed with no craft projects in sight.  Such a double-edged sword ~ all this quiet time to surf crafting and decorating link ups and my evil nurse Ratched Cute Husband who is watching over … Continue reading

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A Special Friend and My Dear Lilly P

So let me tell you what happened to me this week. The other night UPS arrived with a big box late at night.  Cute Husband asked me what I’d ordered now {the man knows me so well!}.  I told him … Continue reading

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Big Girl Room Sneak Peek

Little Cutie is getting a major room overhaul.  We’re moving her out of her little bedroom up to our guest room on the finished attic level.  She spends a lot of time playing in her room and reading there, and … Continue reading

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