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This year, Thanksgiving was simple. We stayed at home, no one came over and it was pleasantly quiet (ish).

Around 1:30 we checked on the turkey and were amazed to find it looking mostly done even tho it had only been in a few hours, and it was stuffed! 107 more words


Tired Investing

I’m tired. I’m busy. I want to throw in the towel. Mostly I just want a nap. I have projects to work on. I have a family to feed. 551 more words


Hello Baby Direct Review

The lovely people at Hello Baby Direct  offered to send me some items to review based on my children’s ages they sent me two lovely things to review: 256 more words


When do you start playing Christmas music?

For a few months, Callum has been asking for a certain song that is on one of his French-language holiday cds. I’d been telling him that he had to wait until December until we could listen to them because I firmly believe that holiday music has a time and a place, and that time is never before Thanksgiving. 99 more words

Park Music

Newbie got a stick and then enjoyed beating these little bells at the park.

The captured joy on her face is my favorite thing about this picture.



What? He Likes to Smell Good.

My son makes me laugh.  Very hard.

Here it is, a very lazy Saturday after Thanksgiving.  We’ve all slept in a bit.  We’re also in the midst of a three-day monsoon that’s going to dump another 5 inches of rain on us before the day is out.  339 more words


Tuscany life!

Happy Tuscany life! Good food and healthy air!!! Of course always in good company! :)