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A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place – Giveaway

Here it is, December, and it’s time for Sesame Place’s Very Furry Christmas! December is always a magical time of year, but we add to it’s “special-ness” with a trip to Sesame Place to see our friends! (We call it … Continue reading

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Sisters

I don’t know what we were thinking having our children 18 months apart… Well, we didn’t plan it that way, but I do know how these things happen so…  they’re 18 months apart.  And with the little one not sleeping … Continue reading

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Radisson – Philadelphia Northeast, Winter Edition

We were down at Sesame Place for A Very Furry Christmas a couple weeks before Christmas.  We stayed at Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast again for our family weekend get-away. On the weekends during the holiday season, Sesame Place opens after … Continue reading

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Closing NESC

My bestest favorite job in the whole wide world will be coming to an end…. and weirdly, it looks like we’ll be closed the same week as my 17th anniversary there.  My little job at New England Scrapbook Company is … Continue reading

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An Afternoon at Lyman Orchards, Middlefield, CT

The girls spent Saturday night at my parents’ house and we met up to get them back at Lyman Orchards in Middlefield, CT Sunday afternoon. It was a GORGEOUS (and sunny!) day! A great day for a sunflower maze!  Lyman … Continue reading

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when hollywood came a-callin’

I have given a couple of teasers about a project of mine being on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, and after months and months of “it’s top secret, i can’t talk about it!” the show has aired and I can talk … Continue reading

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Santa Hats and Mix

(also known as “ohsure, i’ve got PLENTY of time for these shenanigans, the day before christmas eve”) suuuuure, lemme drop my kiddo off for a short day of kindergarten and then go get supplies before i have to go back … Continue reading

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the end

once at the end of a bedtime story, i closed the book and said “the end, go to sleep.”  the girls thought it was HIlarious.  since then, that’s been part of our bedtime ritual.  for a while it was “B.N. … Continue reading

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eeeeeeeee, i’m kray-zeeeeeee…

i’ve got halloween on my mind, i’ve got christmas in my diningroom.  it’s like orange and black and red and green have exploded all over the main level of my house for the moment.  tonight, i started a pumpkin topiary … Continue reading

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won’t you be our fan?

fall is here!  i’m drinking GALLONS of pumpkin spice coffee and dressing my children too warmly or for summer at the wrong times of day.  good times…  i’ve signed on to do 4 craft shows so far this season (5 … Continue reading

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