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I have a problem. It’s really more like an addiction. I cannot resist a cute notebook. As a result, at any given time I have about 20 notebooks on hand. And that’s no exaggeration. Aside from it being ridiculous to have so any notebooks, the cute ones cost between $2 and $7. And that’s a […]

I’ve read and reread a fantastic post by Seth Adam Smith called Marriage Isn’t For You. The idea behind it is beautiful: that marriage isn’t about how happy your partner will make you, but about the happiness you can bring to and create for your partner. I love the selflessness in his post and I wish the […]

Oh, I had so much fun putting this together, and Andrew loved it, too!  He’s a little disappointed it isn’t for him, but it’s available for purchase in my Etsy shop. I originally bought the robot fleece to make a small baby blanket for my son when he was first born. And the grey fleece […]

One week down. Total steps last week: 59,927 (9,927 steps over my goal!) Total weight loss: 2 pounds even. Staying on track with calories: I give myself a C-. I mean, I lost weight, but I think it was more because of the dancing during the week than anything else. Hoping to earn an A+ […]

Summer Camp season has officially begun at the performing arts school.  We’ve got two camps a week running now through August 15 and it is simultaneously the most stressful and most FUN season for us at work.  Anyway, it always feels like a good time to start something new. Seeing as I have been having the same […]

About a year ago, I lost a lot of weight following Weight Watchers.  I totally love Weight Watchers, by the way. Easy to do and effective. But that’s not the point of this story. While I was on WW, I was always in search of delicious recipes with low point values.  And I came across 3-2-1 […]

Some of my students at the theater were putting on a show we’d written about a school for super heroes. It was a short show, but you really can’t have a super hero show without a full set of capes.  With fifteen kids in the show, I wanted something easy to make, but that still […]