Monthly Archives: January 2010


What we’ve been up to… A Valentine heart necklace made for the girl who proclaims, “Mom, I love hearts, I can’t wait for Valentines, can you show me it on the calender?” The original was found over here. Ours is … Continue reading

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Been working on Gracie’s t-shirt supply! When Gracie was born, I made a bunch of “personalized” t-shirt’s for her with the “Born at Home” message, but she long ago outgrew most of them. Time to move on to bigger sizes, … Continue reading

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Medicine Cabinet

We’ve had a steadily growing interest in homeopathic remedies around here; not as a complete substitute for conventional care, but as a supplement, and in certain cases, in place of. Grace caught a cold from her sister recently, and we … Continue reading

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A Very Domestic Update

Things have been busy as usual around here. Sometimes the accomplishments can only be measured in my baby’s smiles, or in Sophia’s artwork, or in how big the messes are. I suppose if our home were spotless and organized all … Continue reading

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The tragedy in Haiti is getting a lot of media coverage, which is awesome; so so happy about the awareness which is being raised! But a couple things to keep in mind before you donate to a charity were talked … Continue reading

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Happy 1st Birthday, Grace!

Gracie-doodle’s birth-day is Jan. 6th but because of the traveling schedules of two of our family members, we decided to celebrate today. We invited the Grandparent’s up today as well, and skipped out on a big party this year (due … Continue reading

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Clues of what will come

2010 arrived just in the nick of time! I have to admit, last year was a very LONG year, and was very difficult for me…I spent a great deal of last year alone in one respect or another, trying to … Continue reading

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