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Gotta Love a Sugar Buzz

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and there’s nothing a bunch of little girls love more than a day filled with sugar! So I invited a few of The Cuties’ friends and their Mommies over for an afternoon of decorating cookies.  I … Continue reading

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We’ve Got Spirit, Yes We Do!

We might live in Tokyo, but today was a good old-fashioned American Homecoming. There was a football game, cheerleaders, hamburgers and hot dogs, a cakewalk and all sorts of fun games. At halftime the Mustang mascot came out to visit~ … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ in Japan!

We finished unpacking the kitchen and I’m ready to start learning to cook Japanese food!  In the meantime, here’s a tour of the new place~ This is looking in from the living room and dining room area {I’m a huge … Continue reading

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My Poor Kitchen Threw Up

Our air shipment of household goods arrived this week, which contained mostly kitchen items. This is a good place to comment on “delivery” in Japan.  In America, an appointment or delivery is scheduled for a window of two to four … 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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Jars of Happiness

Well this just makes me smile. Let’s sneak a closer peek, shall we? I like my snacks right where I can see them and these jars have been a big hit in our house {source: Walmart, $9 each}.  It’s nice … Continue reading

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