Stylish Gimp: date night


We had a very rare date night about 6 weeks ago and this is what I wore! Top: OLD from walmart (oh the horror!) / skirt: banana republic /shoes : Ross / necklace: target / bracelets: Maurices Linking up with these ladies: WIWW: The Pleated Poppy | Style Sessions | I feel Pretty | Random … [Read more...]

Our minivacation to San Antonio


Remember the week we moved? No? Well I do. ;-) Of course! Charlie took off that week and we packed, packed some more and took a mini trip to San Antonio. Our hotel room was upgraded to the Governer's Suite because they were out of "Accessible" rooms. What that really means is they were out of … [Read more...]

My second visit with Rilee

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If you are a frequent reader of my blog you know that Friday was my "anniversary" or "transition day". Everyone has a different name for it, but basically it's a huge turning point reminder in your life. I made plans to go see Rilee well before I realized that it was "that day" and when I … [Read more...]

Taken from my Journal


Today is not a SAD day. It's just an emotional day. I've said before that if I could back and change it... I wouldn't. I love my husband and I love my boys. I wouldn't have them if things were different. t thought someone gave this to me in the hospital and maybe they did? I'm not really … [Read more...]

Our homeschool room

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Our homeschool room is MOSTLY complete, but not 100%. It's complete enough that I'm satisfied and we can get work done. I'll update soon with any changes. We plan to hang a TV by the window instead of hanging a dozen posters.  I chose the CLEAR table and chairs from IKEA so the room … [Read more...]