Category Archives: The Home Life

220 to 40 ~ the paper pile

President’s Day, so no school today. I spent the morning tackling a chore that I absolutely loathe to do… the paper pile. The current paper pile was so very, very large. It consisted of 4-5 smaller piles of house bills, … Continue reading

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227 to 40

Oh my goodness, it’s been busy. The Man and I worked all weekend painting and laying the rest of the tile in Abby’s room. The girls have been sharing an airbed and it has almoooost worn out its stay. I’m … Continue reading

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231 to 40

Abby’s room is the first to get the new tile floor. We weren’t going to redo everything but you know how that goes. I put a fresh coat of white on the window trim and baseboards yesterday, so that made … Continue reading

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Sit in Your Mess

The current state of our house is DISARRAY. We are putting tile in the whole house, and the first section is both of the girl’s rooms. All of their things are ALL OVER our house, and will be for several … Continue reading

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237 to 40

Today was just a day, really. I’m tired of winter and can’t wait to get out in my yard and work. But before that, there is work. Floor work. And before floor work. There was work. Just good ole fashioned … Continue reading

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242 till 40

Sunday. The Man got called out so I used it as an excuse to stay at home and leave the kids with some much-longed-for pajama time while I watched our church service on live stream. It’s a great substitute but … Continue reading

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The Perfect, The One She Loves

I have made my way to understanding the reason that I don’t write as much as I used to, even though I have an unending supply of things to say. My daughter, Abby. When I started writing about life here … Continue reading

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Vacation nation

I’m currently across the country in Portland, Oregon. My sister and I ran in the Shamrock 5k here on Sunday, but now I’m sliding into the hiatus habit of couch-potatoing and junk food. I have to say, it’s a little … Continue reading

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yeah yeah tuesday, phfffff.

i will tell you i ran today. 3.5 miles i will tell you i hated every minute of it. and i will tell you… i ate way too many cookies 🙁 try try again tomorrow 🙂

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Saturday Shorts

It’s raining. It’s a cross training day. I did 20 sweaty minutes on the elliptical and some quick basic lifting. Tonight I’m going out with my husband and my two sisters that are in town from Oregon. New Orleans Funk! … Continue reading

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