Birthdays

We celebrated 2 birthdays last week – One turned 15! and the other – 20! We celebrated Jaia with Mexican food and tons o’ presents. If you can believe it – this 5’5″ girl was 1lb 15 oz at birth. Came out fighting and full of spunk. Our micro preemie, born 15 years ago on…

Daisy dog

For the first time in what seems like forever – My hubby is traveling for a few days. The house is silent, the TV is not blaring, the girls are not out of their rooms yet. This is my favorite time. The early morning hours when all is silent. When hubby is home, I hang…

My girl – the older

As you may (or may not know) – I have two beautiful girls. The younger irish dances – the older has a love of horses. The past year or so though – school has gotten in the way, Work has gotten in the way. A small step back just to figure things out. This gorgeous…

January 22

Everyday I plan, sometimes mentally and sometimes on paper,  and every day the hours get fewer and fewer while my task list seems to get longer and longer. I began a sewing job – one I can do from home, and one that will hopefully allow us to save up for fun ticket items like…

January 15

Do you ever have one of those days where you have a list of things that need to get done, but somehow, that list never gets touched? or even read? The past few weeks have seemed like that for me. Between work, laziness, sickness, girl’s schedules – there are days when my list of blogging,…

Monday, January 8th

I’m obsessed with making tea cozies. There I said it. They are cute.  And Easy to whip up. And did I mention cute? I created my own pattern and made a few for Rowan for christmas. She’s my tea guru, so I felt she needed something to keep her steeping tea warm. Then I made…