(Warning... there might be more info about me in this post than you really want to read. Ha!)Alright, so last week Sarah announced an impromptu trip to Petticoat Fair in Austin for a proper bra fitting and bra buying experience. I was TOTALLY bummed because Josh and I had already made plans for the girls … Continue reading Petticoat Fair!
Or at least, I assume that is the case, since they always find a way to sneak into my dryer vent and then flail around in the tubing until they get my attention.Last Friday, I walked into my laundry room to start the laundry for that week, and noticed an unpleasant odor. Kind of like … Continue reading Birds Love Me
...and my emergency fund has just served its purpose. 😦
I'm going to finish my taxes today. Today is the day. It will be done TODAY. Before preschool pick-up time. And, if I'm lucky, maybe I won't have to pay the stinkin' IRS any moola. Wouldn't that be nice? So if you call me and I'm mega-grump, that's why (combined with the fact that it's … Continue reading Today Is The Day
Yesterday, Josh took Mickey up to the office with him for a couple of hours to get some work done. Carebear is usually the one he takes with him if he takes either of him, so he decided it was Mickey's turn. She was SOOO excited! I loaded him up with pull-ups, wipes, crayons, coloring … Continue reading Mickey Sounds The Alarm
I've seen posts of "100 Things About Me" on several blogs that I've visited, so I thought I would try it out. And since my busy busy 2-year-old is sick and she actually conked out on the couch during "Big Big World" and I've managed to vacuum AND mop, I feel I'm entitled to a … Continue reading 100 Things About Me
My sweet girl Carebear is dead-set on marrying her friend Will. It's a frequent subject of conversation at our house, and typically the wedding date is the coming Sunday. 🙂 Here's an interesting conversation we had at the dinner table last night.Me: Hey, I got an invite to Rachel's wedding shower.Carebear: Do you mean a … Continue reading Carebear’s Getting Married 🙂
Evidently barring shoes does not one's floors protect.On Friday, my friend Elizabeth stopped by with her two kids (same ages as mine). Her almost-two-year-old is potty training/trained. She wears big girl panties. They come in, I show Elizabeth my gorgeous carpets, she is surveying the progress of the playscape in the backyard, and then somehow … Continue reading And the cleaned carpet is christened.
So, yesterday was a big day at our house! Kiwi Services came out and cleaned all my air ducts and ALL my carpets... upstairs and down! It cost an arm and a leg, but my Pampered Chef VISA gift card paid for it (just like it paid for tires, playscape, fixing my oven, and will … Continue reading Clean carpets AND air ducts AND dog!
Step 1: Forward information about a Christan marriage conference to your Pampered Chef team.That's it, one step. Simple, huh?When I was a fairly new director, I had just about 10 people total on my team... I knew just about everything about every single one of them, and they were all Christians. Times change, my team … Continue reading How to… create controversy in 1 simple step