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Scrap Bows

I’m a big bow kinda gal. When The Cuties were little and we lived in the Deep South, they rarely were seen without large hair bows in their hair and I loved every minute of it.  As they aged out … Continue reading

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…..

a BIRTHDAY around here! {You didn’t think a little thing like rules against putting things on my door would stop me from schlepping all my wreaths to the other side of the world did you?} Big Cutie is *almost* the … Continue reading

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A Room With No Name

That seems an easier way to refer to our extra room than as the Guest Room/Play Room/Craft Room, don’t you think? We are lucky enough to have found an apartment with a fourth small bedroom that we can use as … Continue reading

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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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