Not only did I find my Christmas CDs, we also got a tree, Lenny strung it with 20,000 twinkling lights (give or take a few), we decked the tree and the house, and Lenny even got our outside lights done — all by noon on Dec 1st. I’m pretty sure I’ll save all the shopping […]
I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling a whole lot of holiday cheer this year. (Probably because the panic hasn’t set in yet…) So I wanted to share some of the things that have helped put me in the spirit so far. I hope you enjoy them as much as I have!
I’ll be honest. I don’t have a great track record with gingerbread houses. I fail. Consistently. Last year I swore I’d have Lenny do them next time. Again. But, I forgot. Again. And I forged into dangerous territory with my kids. I mentioned this on Facebook, and it got some interesting discussion going. Apparently I’m […]
I’ll admit it. I was a bit nervous about having all the kids home for two weeks straight. I envisioned fighting and complaints of boredom, but it really wasn’t like that at all (ok, maybe a little, but way less than I thought). We had fun together, enjoyed taking it easy, and even slept in […]
Happy New Year! As I mentioned earlier this week, I’m figuring out the best way to move ahead and focus this year, but I didn’t want you to miss out on some fun from last year. Until I get back into a post-holiday writing groove, here are some posts I hope you’ll enjoy.