Monthly Archives: January 2011

the art of gratitude

i wish i had time to check in daily with all of the blogs that interest me. fortunately facebook publishes snippets from time to time, from assorted posters, and today one of them caught my eye. the title is the … Continue reading

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Snot

Not sure what I can say about this weekend. Squirticus and I ate lots of cookies, I wiped lots of noses, and the squirm spent lots of time on the couch. I feel like we will never be free of … Continue reading

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on point

is it normal for babies to stand on their tiptoes?  or is this —————> in our future?

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experimental rice cakes

i have been wanting to try some kind of shredded veggie rice cakes.  something i could maybe make up in advance and freeze for the kids.  a quick meal that would be healthier than chicken nuggets. i searched online and … Continue reading

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aloo gobi in the crockpot

i got the recipe for aloo gobi in the crockpot from a friends blog.  she has lots of awesome recipes and menu ideas and you should check it out HERE! here is the recipe she posted, with her comments in … Continue reading

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the sand, the sea, the smiths….

today’s blog prompt:  If stranded on a desert island, and could only bring one music album with you, which would it be? What is it about this music that never gets old for you? during my formative high school years … Continue reading

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feeling somewhat uninspired

good morning loyal readers.  i usually try to blog first thing, so that i can avoid being derailed by the events of the day.  today, i am feeling uninspired for the first time. i hope to come back later with … Continue reading

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facing our fears

i don’t really know if this is a factor of squirm’s autism, or if it is a toddler thing, but he HATES going to the doctor. the waiting room is fine and dandy, i mean, it has the cool bead … Continue reading

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future golf star

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why the heck didn’t i think of that?

probably all of us are dumbstruck from time to time by a particularly obvious invention.  something we could easily have dreamed up and crafted on our own, catapulting us and our families seamlessly into a lifestyle of the rich and … Continue reading

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