Christmas Ornaments Already! (and a giveaway)

Posted on October 8, 2008 - Filed Under Contest, Crafty | 8 Comments

Ok, I know I promised these pics ages ago, but I`ve been really busy with work. Good, right?
Well, here are two of the ornaments I made. Ok, they`re actually the only two I made. Like I said, I`ve been busy!

Now, I`m going to give away three of these (there are going to be a [...]

Wordless Wednesday: Wet, Wet Days

Posted on October 8, 2008 - Filed Under Wordless Wednesday | 12 Comments

The Sound of Silence

Posted on October 6, 2008 - Filed Under Kids, Mom Stuff, Personal | 4 Comments

Right now, I can hear the ticking of the metal roof as it heats up in the sun (yes, SUN! After 2 long weeks of nothing but rain!) and the thwack, thwack of the neighbor using a machete to chop down weeds outside my window. That`s it. No little voices whining. No one asking for [...]

Not the Vacation I Had In Mind

Posted on October 5, 2008 - Filed Under Contest, Personal | 4 Comments

So, yesterday (technically it`s yesterday, since I`m writing this just after midnight), I was flipping out about kids and not getting out and all that jazz. I needed a break. Well, RIGHT after I wrote that post, poof! my internet went out.
I`m an internet addict. This has been proven before when I`ve lost internet for [...]

Moms Need Vacations, Too

Posted on October 4, 2008 - Filed Under Kids, Mom Stuff, Personal | 5 Comments

With all the rain lately and Irving being gone a lot of the time, I`m really suffering from cabin fever. I just want out of this house, away from whining kids and a grumpy husband. But I can`t leave, because that`s not what moms do.
One of the things that really makes me jealous of Irving [...]

The Dorian Diet

Posted on October 2, 2008 - Filed Under Kids | 5 Comments

Know what Dorian had for lunch today? Half a lime, two bites of tortilla, a bite of rice and a bite of carrot. That`s it. And the lime? I had to squeeze the juice onto his tongue. At least he`s getting vitamin C, right?
Lately, despite my attempts to be totally laid back with the [...]

A Peek Into My Past

Posted on October 1, 2008 - Filed Under Fun, Personal | 5 Comments

Since I`m kind of in a nostalgic mood this week, I thought I`d post a few photos from my childhood. I don`t have many because all my albums are in Canada, but it will give you a glimpse into my past.
And here`s a shot of myself (the top left), my sister Sarah (standing beside me) [...]

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