Category Archives: December 2011

Bears

So I had another one of my genius ideas for a super fun holiday family activity tonight… that almost ended up being a massive fail. Jack has gotten so into stuffed animals lately. Depending on the day he will refuse … Continue reading

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Mr. Blue Skies

Wow, it’s amazing what a little vitamin D can do. Today was GORGEOUS, and the goal was to spend as much time outside as possible. So we did. This morning we went for a run around the neighborhood and then … Continue reading

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Go Fish

Dallas has all of these fun things to do that I’m rediscovering now that Jack is old enough to enjoy them. Today we met a few of his friends at the Dallas World Aquarium downtown. This is SUCH a cool … Continue reading

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Hibernating

Today definitely had that Monday after vacation feeling. Brian went back to work, plus Jack and I had to be up early for a doctor’s appointment. This was the first time since Jack was 6 weeks old that I’ve actually … Continue reading

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Our New Kitchen

Wow, how is Christmas over already?? This weekend was a blur. To my parents’ Saturday morning for brunch, home for a quick nap, back over to their house for Christmas Eve with my dad’s side of the family. Sunday morning … Continue reading

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On A Roll

So I’m slowly but surely checking things off the list… a couple gifts left to buy, one more recipe to make, but almost everything else is wrapped and ready. Today’s goal: Cinnamon Rolls. I made these last year, using the … Continue reading

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Toasty

So in addition to a new computer, apparently Santa wants to bring me a new bumper, too. Because today some girl backed into me in the Target parking lot. It was INSANE. I had backed out of my spot and … Continue reading

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Sweet & Salty

I love giving homemade (edible, obviously) gifts for Christmas, but it’s tricky because you can’t exactly prepare them ahead of time… meaning you do NOT want to be anywhere near this house Friday evening. I will probably be mid-meltdown, covered … Continue reading

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5 Minute Lunch

Ho ho ho! Guess what I’m getting for Christmas? A new computer! I’m SO not excited about this little development. My dad took my laptop in to his IT guy at work and the verdict is that the motherboard is … Continue reading

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Cheese + Crackers

So 2011 has been a great year for us in a lot of respects; technology is not one of them. On Friday I put Jack down for his nap and skipped to the computer, excited to spend an hour perusing … Continue reading

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