Category Archives: life changes

Learning the Violin

At first glance this picture of my Mother’s day present might be a bit odd. However this is the music corner in our bedroom. My husband bought the violin and guitar hangers for the wall and installed them as my … Continue reading

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In honor of my Birthday

Today I will be 40 years old. I do not feel old and even have a couple of friends who are more than twice my age. I am not sure if my younger self ever really truly thought about what … Continue reading

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Trying something new

Over the years, I have found that food preparation and menu planning is consistently one of the most stressful areas of household management for me. Here’s why: My husband is a picky eater. We have two children in the teen/tween … Continue reading

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Testing the new shiny blog software

At the new location even! Now instead of weird long urls anyone can go to my main website and immediately get my blog which will include photos and new stuff. It will take me a while to catch up with … Continue reading

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the cure

I have been a reader of Apartment Therapy for a few years now. I came really close to participating in the Spring Cure last year but could not decide what to do so I skipped it. Well this year because … Continue reading

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Relearning basic skills

I don’t know how old many of you were before you learned to tie your shoes. I was 5 and almost in Kindergarten before I mastered it. I remember the neighbor lady teaching me a different method than the one … Continue reading

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