Category Archives: Miscellaneous Ramblings

Meet the chins

These are the reasons I’ve been cleaning the office/craft room. Meet two of the newest members of our family, Aqua and Violet. They’re chinchillas, which are very cute members of the rodent family. I don’t know a whole lot about what it … Continue reading

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Goals – How I did in 2011 and What I’m Aiming for in 2012

It’s the end of the year and I thought I’d revisit the goals I made at the beginning of the year and decide what my goals for 2012 will be. I had 15 goals for 2011 – which was probably … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! I’m just finishing up a few last-minute things today, like making the sour cream coffee cake for tomorrow’s breakfast and the cheesecake for dessert. The boys and I are also going to make buckeyes and chocolate-covered pretzels with … Continue reading

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I stink at this!

Blogging, that is. My last post was October 1st. Can I still call myself a blogger??

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There’s an App for That!

I had no idea how much I would enjoy having an iPad until mine came in the mail two days ago. It’s my electronic brain. I’m a “write it down” kinda gal, but I’m very inconsistent with a notebook. I … Continue reading

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On Homework (and Patience)

I think God is working on my patience right now. We’re in the third week of school and the 10 year old has started getting homework. Unfortunately, he is as disorganized as I can be at times and forgot to bring … Continue reading

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What’s Important Right Now

I find that the start of a new school year is a good time to evaluate the things I’m doing, set priorities, and usually make a few changes. This is a general overview of what’s important to me – and our … Continue reading

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