Monthly Archives: November 2004

Thanksgiving Portrait

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Turning 30 and life is good.

I can’t believe I’m the big 3-0 today. :yikes I can remember as a child thinking that 30 was so old. Now here I sit, a 30-year-old and as I look back on my life I am quite pleased with what I’ve done with it and where I am. As far as material possessions go, […]

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Ugh Walnut Ink

I’m trying so hard to make up some walnut ink to use with my boys at Knights of Freedom tomorrow. I thought it would be easy but I’m boiling and boiling the stuff and it’s still not turning the water to any kind of color at all. sigh Maybe I should stick to good ol’ […]

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The incredibles….INCREDIBLE!!!

I just got home from taking the kids to see ?The Incredibles? movie. A few years ago I might have snubbed my nose at this movie. It has excessive violence and one of the children says ?shut up? twice. A few years ago I would have been appalled at a little boy giving the enemy […]

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A Challenge

Katy asks “Do you have a collection[of books] just dying to be read? What’s on your bookcase? My bookcase is full to bursting! I need another one! Books I’ve recently(in the last six months)read. *Les Miserables *The Merchant of Venice *Don Quixote *Much Ado about Nothing *The Fourth Turning *Pride and Prejudice *Seven Habits of […]

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Surprise!

On a lighter note. My DH is in Vegas at the Sema Show so it’s just me and the kids around here. (I almost said me and the boys! LOL I have a girl now!) I wanted to something fun for them so I decided to take them to go see The Incredibles tomorrow. They […]

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A note for Shannon

Shannon I hope you don’t mind me stealing a little tidbit from your blog. ***Here’s a bit of what I plan to do: I plan to keep recruiting your children. That’s right, every smiling face that enters my classroom in Septemeber is going to be calling you on your hypocricy under the Christmas tree in […]

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Getting into the swing of things

Well it’s been three months since Rani has been home! Adjusting to a new family member is always difficult, but especially so when that family member is a three-year-old ball of curiosity! I’m thrilled to announce that Ollie and Rani have stopped destroying everything in my house!!! Whew! I feel so free! I’m almost completely […]

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