Monthly Archives: February 2011

end of week thoughts

– I worked at one of the pharmacies Saturday and Sunday. Boy, do I NOT miss working part- or full-time. 😉 Yes, the money is super nice, but not worth the stress or exhaustion that often accompany it. I still … Continue reading

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those darn unexpected expenses

So, I really don’t even budget (!), I just track our expenses. That way I can say….”hmmm, we are spending too much eating out” or “wow, we should really be giving more to charity” and so on. So unexpected or … Continue reading

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oohmoon project!

I know I’ve mentioned before and how much I love Katie Moon’s awesome year-long illustration project. But, I just now got around to finally doing something with her fun artwork (well, besides ogle at it on my iPhone every … Continue reading

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baby > dog

Update: I really am trying to be a better pet owner. It has actually been one of my written goals (so that’s uber-serious, right?). Some days are better than others. She is a good dog… Since becoming a mother, I’ve … Continue reading

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I saw a shot of this office source and immediately thought the abacus would be fun (and educational!) in a (our!) playroom. Turns out it is sold here at CB2 for one-hundred-and-fifty-freaking-dollars. $$$. Yowza. Think we can DIO (do-it-ourselves)??

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“Be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect.” (Matthew 5:48) I’m glad God has such high expectations of me. 😉 I think I’ll work on achieving that perfection by praying more. I’d also like to go to a daily … Continue reading

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UCP donation

Organizations call our house fairly often (at least every other month), saying that they’ll be in our neighborhood picking up clothes and household donations. I love it because all I have to do is stick stuff out on the porch. … Continue reading

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