Monthly Archives: November 2011

ten on tuesday.

1. One week from today we close on “The Cottage”. Guess what time? Ten on Tuesday. Awesomeness abounds. 2. This weekend our church hosted a holiday fair featuring only fair trade items. I went a little nuts. Most of the items came to us via Serrv which is an organization committed to paying artisans around […]

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just another day in suburbia.

Last week I sat around with a diverse group of ladies to chat, munch on snacks, shop for jewelry, and solve world hunger. Yep, just another day as a suburban mom. That is, if you’re this suburban mom… As I’ve mentioned before, my friend Amy is amazing. She’s everything you would want a friend, sister, […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. This 60 Minutes lover was so sad to hear about the passing of Andy Rooney. Do you know he worked on the show until just last month? At 92. Farewell Andy. 2. This week Amazon announced that Amazon Prime members can access their Kindle lending library and stream instant  video of movies and tv […]

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birthday girl.

I think after six years of motherhood I may finally be getting the hang of birthdays. This was the first year that the passage of time didn’t literally take my breath away. It may have been the month long countdown, compliments of Pi’bears, that prepared my heart for 6, but I’d like to think it’s […]

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Halloween 2011.

Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays. I know some people don’t care for it’s “take candy from strangers”-counteractive-to-everything-we’ve-ever-taught message but I absolutely love it. While almost every other holiday is focused around family (which I also love, don’t get me wrong), Halloween is one of the only holidays that is entirely focused […]

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