Month: June 2015

Make it Monday – Happy Flags

Hey there! After yesterday’s sandbagging work out, I wasn’t sure if I’d get our make it Monday post done OR collapse on the bed, exhausted, by 8:00 🙂 BUT – I was lucky enough to fit it in last night as we hid in the basement while the tornado sirens were going off. Fun times. […]

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Bagging Sand

Jaia and I spent all morning helping those at Ride on St. Louis fill sand bags and move sand bags in preparation for rising river water. Jaia taking a break from filling. She and another little girl helped fill ALL of these bags while myself and 4 others picked up and moved too many sandbags […]

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Painting Dressers

To go along with all the painting that’s going on here – Jaia decided to paint her dresser white – It’s a work in progress apparently. She’s done painting already – Hopefully we’ll finish this project soon. I don’t want in hanging out in my living room longer than necessary and with all the rain […]

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Today’s Question

How are you taking time or RECOGNIZING time and or places that CAN bring you peace? Every Tuesday and Thursday I take Rowan to the barn. Those are her dedicated barn “riding days”. She goes Saturday and Sunday to work and ride but I don’t stay. Tuesday and Thursday are the days we’ve dedicated to […]

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Make it Monday – Air plant pots

I absolutely love air plants! Have you seen them before? They are small (or large) plants that don’t need to be in soil to grow, and only need watering about 2 times a week. To make small pots to hang them in  – you will need Sculpey dough – (don’t use that Fimo dough – […]

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A question

It’s Wednesday and so that poses a question – Why on Wednesday? Well  – why not? What are you doing that is special for YOU today? I know we moms generally put our own needs last and I’ve learned the very absolute hard way, that, that is NOT good nor healthy for me OR my […]

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A Phenomenal Show Weekend!

Rowan participated in her first two horse shows these past 2 weekends. They were her “first official” shows on her mare Pharma. Pharma is an Arabian/trakehner cross and Rowan has owned her for going on 2 years now.  We moved Pharma last August from our old barn to a new barn so Row could work […]

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