Monthly Archives: February 2011

Silly Games We Play

When our kids were little we used to make up all kinds of silly games to play.  Saturday mornings seemed to be our time to cuddle and snuggle in our bed and play stupid games.  The kids would wake up … Continue reading

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Ageless Lies

Have you ever lied about your age? Why? Bonus: Do you think they believed you? As I have mentioned before, when I first graduated from high school, after living in St. Louis for a couple of months, I moved to … Continue reading

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Praying For Monkeys

I feel I need to explain some of the stuff going on the last week or so.  I had a few posts written ahead of time and I’ve posted most of them but have not been reading other people’s blogs … Continue reading

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The last few days have seemed like a blur. I have driven or ridden over 2000 miles since Sunday. Along the way there have been sad moments but also funny moments. I will recount one of the funnier moments now. … Continue reading

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Tap Tap Tap On My Window

It’s time for Mama Kat’s Writer’s Workshop yet again.  This week I chose prompt #2.) What did they get into now? Describe a time your toddler got into something they shouldn’t have. Where to start?  When my girls were little … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge

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More Stupidity

So I have to tell on myself and hubby for just stupid stuff we’ve done. This morning I was getting ready for the day (read still half asleep) and I came in the kitchen to get my coffee started. I … Continue reading

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Road Trip

Describe the best road trip you’ve ever taken. Bonus: If you’re feeling all glass half empty, the worst road trip. Or describe a road trip you’d like to take and why you want to take it. This is very appropriate … Continue reading

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Sing a Song

When you’re feeling down, what music cheers you up? Bonus: why do you think this music has that effect? What music do you prefer when you’re very happy?  Have you ever seen the movie Benny and Joon? I don’t know … Continue reading

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Picture Worth a Thousand Words

I was cleaning this morning because I had a pampered chef party this evening and as I was dusting I had to stop and stare at my favorite picture in our house for a while. I took both of these … Continue reading

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