Tags » Everyday Nonsense

Almost here

Happy Yule! Happy Winter Solstice!

Today is the longest night of the year, the shortest day of the year. After today  the days slowly start getting longer and longer. 408 more words

Catch up

I had a few, coveted, minutes of quite time this morning before the girls woke up. Hubby is out of town and these mornings alone are my absolute favorite. 472 more words

Friday (before the Oireachtas) ramblings

Well  – thanksgiving is over  and done with. I’ve made it through my least favorite (or likable) holiday ever, thanks to just staying home and having Rowan cook for the second year in a row.   268 more words

Off the sewing table!

Over the weekend I eeked in a few minutes to finish the cutest little coat for Jaia’s american girl doll –

It was a pain in the ass. 141 more words

Dress Rehearsal

Sunday was dress rehearsal for the upcoming Oireachtas – It’s a time for the dancers to get wigged up, sprayed up, makeup on, and dresses on. 164 more words


After much discussion,  questioning, pleading and cajoling about the ideas *I* had for halloween costumes, Jaia finally settled on being the White Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland – I had offered up a couple (ahem –  323 more words

Everyday Nonsense

Solitude and bits of life

It’s quite in my house this morning, with only dogs to keep me company (for now). One child is still snuggled in bed with her pup, another away at a sleepover and hubby is away on business. 367 more words