Sunday, January 31, 2010

More scenes from the weekend

sweet little game night on Saturday with a couple of friends.

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Sunday, January 24, 2010

Scenes from the weekend

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1) birdhouse #1 ready for occupants
2) squirrel feeder
3) found seashell
4) Edgar enjoying the sunny day
5) windchimes making music
6) fence art
7) a million and one uses for cotton string
8) more chimes
9) Jackie enjoying the sunny day
10) new doorknobs
11) birdhouse #2 ready for occupants
12) Marlow taking a rare catnap
13) duckie snowglobe
14) Gracyn enjoying the sunny day

Monday, January 18, 2010

Memory board from Pulp Products

All I did was add the string and adorn the pretty board with photos and other little trinkets with some tiny wooden clothespins. It is simply fabulous.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Adorable book jackets

My old, tattered copy of Middlemarch, Pride & Prejudice, Silas Marner and Lily Bart have a pretty new cover thanks to a little folding, elmer's glue and some assorted decorative paper.

Friday, January 15, 2010

Duct tape in action

Shortly after this Cristy did get a new pair of chore boots to replace this sad, sad pair that had reached the end of their useful life. And happily, the store had 50% off the 2nd pair, so I got some too!

Thursday, January 14, 2010


Another carnival set up shop while I slept last night and it's dizzy flashing lights lured me in this evening on the way home.

Friday, January 8, 2010

Favorite smiles of 2009

smiles and memories spanning the whole year

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Toy addiction

Putting toys away in the basket is a constant chore. Jasper cannot tear herself away from the toys. We're looking into a possible intervention strategy.

Antique key

Added to the house this past weekend. Photo image vintage stylizing courtesy of

Monday, January 4, 2010

Sleeping it off

Tristan, after a New Year's Eve binge. *not really* he's just napping.

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