Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Eve of Back to School

Tomorrow is the first day of school and that is all the girls could talk about today. We want to take showers tonight.  We want pretty outfits for tomorrow.  We want to pick out earrings in the morning.  Can you … Continue reading

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T-minus 2 Days until School Starts

Today was the “Third Annual End of the Summer” party, which is always held at Chuck E Cheese.  This party is held by me and includes my children, Jazzy (Cassie’s friend), and Becky.  We all converge on Chuck E Cheese … Continue reading

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Garden Update

Alright, Mother Nature…What is going on? Last year I had a decent garden.  Zucchinis, tomatoes, cucumbers, and beans.  Lots of vegetables and a proud gardener. This year I planted tomatoes, zucchini, broccoli, cucumbers, beans, onions, and pumpkins.  For my friend … Continue reading

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Gift Giving

Because buying gifts is so difficult, I try to avoid it as much as possible. Not to say I don’t buy gifts for people, I just struggle with gift buying. I hate the idea of getting something that a person … Continue reading

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Dollar short

So I’m a day late for this, but yesterday was a little busy.  I spent the day mostly at my parents’ house; I was watching my buddy, Brady, overnight; and Cassie spent the night at a friend’s house. Yesterday was … Continue reading

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Zoe inspired

For about the past week I’ve been working on my knitting. I know…knitting, right? I am completely self taught. Through watching YouTube videos of knitting. Impressed? So was my mom. I had learned years ago and started a couple blankets … Continue reading

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Garden 2011

Though I haven’t mentioned it at all, I am growing a garden again this year.  I feel as though things are just not progressing very quickly this year.  Maybe it is just me though.  (Note: I just checked back in … Continue reading

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Writers’ Block

I am suffering from horrible writers’ block. I have no idea what to post about or what to say in general. I haven’t yet posted about my garden this year. But what would I say? Here is a picture of … Continue reading

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