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Seasonal Shoe Switch Syndrome

I’m suffering people, and I know you are too. Twice a year this unfortunate condition strikes and my poor little tootsies are covered in blisters in the most unusual spots. You know what I’m talking about. Seasonal Shoe Switch Syndrome … Continue reading

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Just Charming

Several years ago, The Cuties and my husband surprised me with a charm bracelet. They picked out several meaningful charms for my life up until that point and we’ve added to it ever since then. It’s truly one of my … Continue reading

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Occasionally I Come Out of My Closet

I’m almost unpacked in the new apartment and getting myself organized. There were a few features to this place that really “sold us” on the concept of moving.  The Master Bedroom Closet was tops on my list. {I will continue … Continue reading

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Packing Accessories

I know I’ve shared with you how I pack my carry on for long trips before, but I thought I’d share some of the cute accessories I use when organizing my bags. I should start by acknowledging whole-heartedly that yes, … Continue reading

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A Whole New World

More than nine years ago we learned Big Cutie suffered a stroke in utero and had Cerebral Palsy as a result {you can read the full story here}.  About the same time, she started wearing her first DAFO leg brace … Continue reading

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In the Bag

The Cuties and I are getting ready to head to the States for the summer and are sorting through what we need to pack up. On my long list of things to bring with us were bags for the girls to … Continue reading

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Visiting Kyoto

When Cute Husband and I first began dating he had just returned from a post-college traveling adventure and regaled me with tales of how incredibly charming the city of Kyoto was.  So of course, when we moved to Japan, a … Continue reading

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Meiji Jingu Visit

So my friend Linda and I have tried to find a time to go to Meiji Shrine for over a month now and we just haven’t been able to make it happen {including a guilt-ridden cancellation on my part a … Continue reading

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Hello Americans….Here is the Rest of the Story!

Am I the only one out there who grew up listening to Paul Harvey with her Dad?  Do you all think I’m totally ancient now? Well, with the exception of having to hang a couple of pictures and needing a … Continue reading

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A Sentimental Fool, Am I

Let me start by saying I’m not a big saver.  I’ve got a relatively small bin in the attic for both girls and it holds their coming home outfits, 1st birthday outfits, a favorite pair of pajamas both girls wore, … Continue reading

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