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Paper, glitter & paint -made with love :)

Love is in the air! My daughter has given me hugs and kisses most of the morning...and I just love it. :) We started the morning off early. This morning my daughter wanted me to read a book called Puppy Love to her. I figured she was getting in the Valentine mood. :) It's a short, sweet book with cute puppy pictures. This morning after breakfast we made two Valentine cards for Daddy. We used glitter, paint, and a few stickers. Craft time is always such fun in our home.            

That embarrassing moment....flashback

A friend and I were talking about our most embarrassing moments. Suddenly a list of moments came to mind, but of course there is always just one that sticks out in your mind. For me, this moment involved me wearing heels on a day I figured the snow had melted so there was no way I was going to have an accident. (WRONG) Oh my! I was on my way to the post office to send my deployed husband one of many boxes I had put together. I usually stacked boxes on top of one another praying I would make it to the door without any of the boxes falling. Well on my way into the post office, I turn to make sure I locked the car door, and then continued walking. (I swear what happened next was in slow motion) I slipped with the box in my arms; trying to maintain my was too late! My goodness talk about total embarrassment!  My pants were wet, and a heel broke, and of course someone was sitting in the car beside me watching. I ended up getting up, and continued on my way to the

Be creative! :)

My daughter loves doing crafts! Today at the library the kids did a dragon craft , which was inspired by a book about Chinese new year.  “ Creativity is contagious , pass it on ” – Albert Einstein

lovely morning

The smell of coffee fills the room, the sound of bacon sizzling on the stovetop, and my daughter's gentle morning hug. I love weekends with my family. (I'm so thankful to wake to such a lovely morning in our home). “Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.”-Ashley Smith


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