Monthly Archives: October 2012

sandy

So the wrath of Hurricane Sandy has begun. Winds are whipping in all directions and rain is pelting the window. But the generator is humming and I’m about to heat up some hot chocolate. However, the mood in this house … Continue reading

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a trip downstate

Today we enjoyed our first day downstate at the Long Island Children’s Museum. Fun!

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consta-sorting

If you have kids (or are rapidly changing sizes yourself) is this a job that never ends or what!?!? Warm-weather clothes out, cold weather clothes out, where will we keep the gloves?, “no, honey that does not fit anymore”, why … Continue reading

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silhouettes

It was a project I’d been meaning to do for a long time. And today, during more unpacking (yes, I’m still doing that!) I found the makings and decided it was time. I wanted to do fun and funky silhouettes … Continue reading

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trail run.

A few days ago my new sneaks met their first trail run ever. Eli and I, along with a friend and her 11 year old (!) son ran The Ridgewalk and Run. It was an awesome, hilly run…definitely the hardest … Continue reading

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just ask.

Not too long ago, I ran into a friend in the ribbon department. She was getting married 5 or 6 days from then and proclaimed, “I think I’ll just make my own garter.” Asked if she had plans. “No.” A … Continue reading

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quiet in the woods

This afternoon, we started as a quartet in the hunting blind. But sitting still and quiet in the NY woods is tough; especially tough for one 4 year old boy. As much as he loves hunting and all things deer, … Continue reading

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