Category Archives: General

What a Difference Little Changes Can Make

Last Sunday I started out with the idea that I would be making a few adjustments to our bedroom. I wanted to widen the curtain rods on both windows to open the window up more to let in more light. … Continue reading

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Dear Pottery Barn

Dear Pottery Barn, Thank you for creating an iPad app full of lovely things to look at like this lovely yellow bed that is calling my name. Next order of business, making this cost less. Your devoted fan, Katie

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2011

I’ve never made New Year’s resolutions. Like the practice of giving up something for Lent, it was never something my family did so I never thought it important. Enter all the talk about most people giving up on their resolutions … Continue reading

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Psalm 37:3-8

Trust in the LORD and do good;    dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. Take delight in the LORD,    and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the LORD;    trust in him and … Continue reading

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Down, kitty!

How many people out there in the internets (sup, people!) have to tell the smallest of their furbabies multiple times daily, “We don’t bite mommy’s curtains,” or “Stop biting my toes”? Just us? All alone on that one? Mowgli joined … Continue reading

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Disney Countdown 2010: 1.5 days

We are leaving for a short (probably too short) vacation to Walt Disney World in 1.5 days. 1.5 days! We haven’t been since our honeymoon 2 1/2 years ago and it’s been killing us. We love it so much we’ve … Continue reading

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Lilacs

This is my favorite time of the year, mainly because of the lilacs. They’re purple (purple!), delicate, and beautiful. The only thing I cared about in a potential yard when we were house hunting was that there was a lilac … Continue reading

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Scary

My grandpa went back into the hospital this week Tuesday. He went in because he was having breathing problems and found out the cause was pneumonia. But they also discovered that he has congestive heart failure and likely will never … Continue reading

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Trying new (food) things

DISCLAMER: Not everything I make turns out great. Brian may say it all does but I think he’s blocked out some of the bad ones… like the crock pot bbq chicken. GROSS! Over the last few months, I’ve been trying … Continue reading

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Baby crack

I was reading a blog earlier written by a woman who had a baby three weeks ago. 3.week.old.baby! Photos of tiny babies are like highly addictive drugs. For a woman without children who likes babies as much as I do, … Continue reading

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