Bad day, Gratitude, Household, Meals, Random

A strange household disaster

 I ended up missing my blogging window yesterday morning, thanks to a watermelon. Yes, a watermelon ruined my morning yesterday. Hmph. I have a pretty bad habit of buying large fruit items that require chopping and then letting them sit on the counter for many days before actually getting up the gumption to spend 10 minutes slicing/dicing/chopping/storing it.  Usually this is…

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Random, Wednesdays

What day is it

 I am so confused right now, I don’t even know what day it is.  I seriously just woke up, sat down at my desk and thought, “I think I’ll write a “What are you Wednesday” post today. That sounds like fun.” (I’ve done a few of these, where you just list what you’re currently loving, bummed about, having for dinner,…

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Bad day, Deep thoughts, Wisdom


Today is the day! The kids go back to school today. Crazy. Hard to believe that the last time they set foot in school for actual “school” purposes was Thursday, March 12th. We left for Mexico that afternoon and picked them up early from school. Who would have thought that they wouldn’t be going back until September 16?? They are excited to…

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Family Fun, Meals, Things I Love, Travel

A Mexican tradition

I need a happy story today. I stayed up too late watching some news and ended up going to bed with a pit in my stomach. When I woke up, my mind went right back to it all and the pit returned.  I need to stop thinking about that and focus on something positive.  So, I think today is a…

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Gratitude, Things I Love, Weekends

Gratitude is everywhere

Hey! How was your weekend? I blinked and I guess it’s Monday now, so I must have had a weekend, though it was apparently kind of a blur. 🙂 I’ll share one highlight that was a fun little surprise. So, Asher currently has swim practice in a tiny little town about 20 minutes from where we live. He has had practices there…

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