And Then He Turned Three: Happy Birthday MM

It’s hard to believe my little man is three years old today. We’ve celebrated his birthday so many times in the last two weeks, you’d think I’d be sick of the fuss, but really is there ever a bad time to eat birthday cake and get a little weepy over time passing? It’s amazing howContinue reading “And Then He Turned Three: Happy Birthday MM”

Two Parties Down, One Birthday To Go…

We had MM’s second 3rd birthday party today, with parents, grandparents and Dan’s siblings (i.e. MM’s aunts, uncles, grandparents, great grandparents and us). I made a yellow cake with butter cream frosting and put rainbow sprinkles in both, essentially making my own funfetti cake. It came out pretty good – I also made brownies toContinue reading “Two Parties Down, One Birthday To Go…”

Aloha Friday: Best Birthday Cakes

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for youContinue reading “Aloha Friday: Best Birthday Cakes”

Aloha Friday: Dreaming Of A Rich Christmas

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for youContinue reading “Aloha Friday: Dreaming Of A Rich Christmas”

Thursday Thirteen: Dedicated To The Man I Love

Tomorrow is my husband’s birthday so I’m dedicating this week’s Thursday Thirteen to him – Happy Birthday EVE, dh! Thirteen Things I Love About My Husband I love that he makes me coffee or tea every morning before leaving for work – he knows exactly how I take it and almost always makes the perfectContinue reading “Thursday Thirteen: Dedicated To The Man I Love”

Looking Fine 2009: SIX Weeks To Go

My husband is a genius. He’s a calorie counting diet sense making genius who has lost 10 pounds in about a three weeks. And after ONE week on his “diet” I’ve lost 3.6 pounds. He told me that he has consistently lost 3 pounds every week on this diet. If I have the same luck,Continue reading “Looking Fine 2009: SIX Weeks To Go”

Who needs a Birthday Card when they can get a COMMENT

Today one of my favorite bloggers, Patrice @ Not A Girl, Not Yet A Woman is celebrating her 19th Birthday and like any respectable young blogger, her birthday wish is for MORE COMMENTS. To borrow a phrase from Sam @ Little Dragon Fruit, who recently had a birthday also, let’s make Patrice a “Dooce ForContinue reading “Who needs a Birthday Card when they can get a COMMENT”