Category Archives: simplicity

Pennies and popcorn

I suffer from a fairly common ailment – mommy guilt.  Mostly I feel like a lazy mama.  I’m tired.  I look at other beautiful blogs and Pinterest and Facebook of fun things other people are doing.  But when it comes … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

Books and knits, knits and books.  Mine are a little repetitive at the moment but I still love Wednesday posts about reading and projects.  And I love heading over to see what everyone is up to over at small things.  … Continue reading

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Crayon sorting

Sounds really thrilling, doesn’t it?  Oh but it was 🙂  I should have taken a before picture of the crayon collection but it really wasn’t all that nice to look at.  But now it’s divided into a baggie for taking … Continue reading

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This Week

Theme:   ears/ sound Plans:   *make rolls   *clean out the stroller   *make granola/ granola bars   *finish pillow covers   *finish BSJs   *enter GTG points   *start quilt top   *declutter Meals:  Monday – out 🙂  Tuesday – ham, potatoes, veggies  Wednesday – hot dogs, vegetarian … Continue reading


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Some days I’d like to be Amish

Don’t get me wrong.  I don’t want to romanticize a challenging way of life and I certainly love my modern conveniences like electricity, cars, washing machines, and zippers.  But it would filter out so many of the distractions and so much … Continue reading

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