Project Simplify: Kitchen Pantry & Refrigerator

This week’s hot spot in Simple Mom’s Project Simplify was the kitchen pantry & refrigerator – basically : FOOD. You would think having only lived here for 2 years that my pantry and fridge should be in fairly tip top shape – in fact, I think I did this less than a year ago. But alas, I was disappointed to find a lot of stuff … Continue reading Project Simplify: Kitchen Pantry & Refrigerator

Your Weekly TANABAB Fix, Plus Spoilers

TANABAB = The Adorable Not a Baby Anymore Blueberry When I started taking pictures of BB in this cute little outfit from the pile of handmedowns that I mentioned, she decided to take the opportunity to get her “close ups” – really close up. After getting sooo close for her close up that she knocked me down, she actually then proceeded to climb on top of … Continue reading Your Weekly TANABAB Fix, Plus Spoilers

I Read: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón was my book club’s pick for our March meeting – it’s a great example of one of those amazing books that I never would have read if our club hadn’t picked it. The description on the back of the book is just vague enough and head scratch inducing that I might have passed it by – … Continue reading I Read: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Project Simplify: Kids Toys & Clothes

This week’s hot spot in Simple Mom’s Project: Simplify was childrens’ toys and clothing. I try to go through both the toys and clothes for the kids regularly so I wasn’t sure how much would actually need to be disposed of. But I figured with the changing seasons and our impending move, it was a good time to check. THE TOY PURGE Tuesday afternoon MM … Continue reading Project Simplify: Kids Toys & Clothes

Nightstand: March 2011

It’s time for another Nightstand post, a blogging carnival hosted monthly at 5 Minutes For Books – the premise is pretty simple: write about what you’re reading, read recently and / or plan to read in the future. Here’s what I’ve read since February: Friendship Bread by Darien Gee – Finished March 1, 2011 – I liked this book a lot, especially considering that I almost … Continue reading Nightstand: March 2011