Ten in ten, part deux

Ten in ten, part deux

A year or so ago, Lauren challenged us to do a 10 in 10, i.e. take a picture every hour of your day and post it with a caption. At that time, I was working at {shudder} the restaurant-supply-company-that-shall-not-be-named, and every day was pretty much just like the...
Summer, day one

Summer, day one

Hooray for summer, for sleeping children (till 6:30 a.m., anyway), for bonfires and s’mores and swim camp and gymnastics and orchestra camp and hot days and most of all, for our upcoming vacation! Because Derek and I are wiped out. A guy at work just went...

Random thoughts on a cold Wednesday

1. I was not made for this weather. 2. Neither were my kids. 3. Tomorrow it gets back in the 50s where it should be. 4. There’s still a tiny part of me that’s ashamed to live in an area where they cancel school because it’s in the single digits with...
A travesty no more

A travesty no more

Last time I posted about the kids’ bathroom, in May 2012, I called it a “travesty” and promised to paint it that summer. One and a half years later…. The biggest issue was the wallpaper. Besides being a design travesty, it’s not easy to...