Category Archives: August 2011

Jump Around

Today we returned to the land of crazy toddlers, aka Pump It Up, Jr. My sweet friend Mary Anne and her family are in town from St. Louis, and her son, Jude, and Jack are only around 6 months apart. … Continue reading

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Early Birds

We are not early risers around here. Jack has been sleeping until 8 or after, which is faaaaaabulous… and I’m not too proud to admit that I usually take advantage and stay in bed until I hear that sweet voice … Continue reading

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Chip Off The Ol’ Block

Okay, so on Sunday we headed to the mall (the day of the infamous Most Eligible Dallas spotting) and ended up grabbing lunch in the food court. Chick Fil A was closed- damn you CFA and your admirable morals!- so … Continue reading

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Roll Up

Jack is getting ready to start “school” (Mother’s Day Out) in a couple weeks, so I’ve been on a mission to find ideas for toddler-friendly lunches to pack. It’s tricky because most days I have to cycle through several options … Continue reading

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Knocked Out

Pinterest is becoming a problem for me. I’m either finding cute crafts to try (like this- thanks, Allison- and this) and then running out to JoAnne’s to buy materials, or drooling over outfits… which then leads to yet more shopping. … Continue reading

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Oil Change

I just took 2 NyQuil, so right now starts a countdown before I start typing crazy and then pass out on the keyboard. Let’s get this going, shall we? Today UPS rang the doorbell, and I was excited to see … Continue reading

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Cheesy Taters

Apparently I have lost all workout motivation since we got back from the beach. Not to make excuses, but August SUCKS in Texas. It’s 90 degrees at by 9am, and 104 by 1:00. The only options are to get up … Continue reading

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Lies. All Lies.

After I published last night’s entry, Brian informed me that Most Eligible Dallas is actually on Monday night. Sunday is Real Housewives of NJ, and Tuesday is Teen Mom. It’s kind of a full time job keeping up with all … Continue reading

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Whiskey Cake

This year Brian made our reservations for Restaurant Week, which was cool because then I didn’t have to obsess over where to go. I might just be the most indecisive person in the world, and when it comes to things … Continue reading

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Pump It Up

What does it say about your life when the highlight of your day is checking out the new Wal-Mart? (Don’t answer that; it’s purely hypothetical.) That’s actually not true- we had quite the exciting day. This morning we met a … Continue reading

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