Wednesday, November 23, 2011

I am Thankful

I am Thankful that his eyes are perfect.

I am Thankful that she is a typical 7 year old second grader.

I am Thankful that they have the best Daddy in the world, and that he is my soul mate.

Dear Lord…I am So Thankful!!

 

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Kindergarten & General Rambling

Don’t stop blogging, because if you do…you stop taking as many pictures! 

Our first day of Kindergarten came in late August…. We are now Angry Birds fans.  I told my friend Andy that I did not want to download the app, I just knew I would be addicted!  Guess what??? I am. 

The Cutie Bug LOVES Kindergarten by the way.  He scares me, his math is better than his 2nd grade sister’s is. 

I have decided that since our school district has taken implemented 4 furlough days this year without an explanation as to when the children actually make up the missed days of school for their education (run on sentence, sorry), that I will be adding homeschool doses to my kids education as I can on Saturdays and during the summer.  If I come up with anything exciting I will share it with you. 

Little known fact for the day year.  I have a teaching degree, but did not choose to use it as my career. 

Had enough general rambling yet?? I have. 

Just a note in case anyone is actually reading…. I spend way too much time on twitter now, so if you are actually looking for me you can find me here: @coloradomommy

 

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Wordless Wednesday ~Because I Figured it Was Time

Well, I figured I had better put up a blog post, just so you all know I am o.k.  Someone get a big vacuum and suck me back out of Twitter, because that is where I have been…  I have no balance, I apologize for that.  I want to work my way back to you all, I miss my blogging, and my bloggers! 

So please don’t worry, I will be back soon.  I will also answer anyone via email that is worried. 

Hugs to you all!!!

Thank you Children’s Place for the awesome “Hoodie” Sweatshirt that my daughter loves so much!!

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Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Wordless Wednesday -23 degrees

Yes, it was that cold here: -15, With a wind chill of -23. This is what Colorado kids look like when it is that cold:


Not linking today, because I am a slacker!

But remember when I said if I got 100 followers I would do a giveaway?? (No??!! You don;t remember, well maybe that's because I only said it on twitter, but hey, a promise is a promise right!)

So anyway.....l I hit that mark today!! So what should I giveaway? Leave a comment with what you want (UNDER the $50.00 mark please!!) and the winner (of the I want suggestions) will get an extra 3 entries into said giveaway. Suggestions end on Saturday 1/22/2011, because the giveaway will go live on Sunday 1/23!! Happy Wednesday everyone!

And P.S. If no one makes a suggestion it will probably a $50 gift card to Target again, so suggest away!!


Sunday, January 09, 2011

A Day For Quotes ~Balance

Yes, so I have no Balance! I must say I am sorry to my blogging friends because I have gotten sucked into Twitter in a big way. That is why I haven’t been here…as my Son would say “At All”. I must find my balance between my new Twitter family and my much loved blogging family. That is my goal for this week because honestly I miss you guys!!

So the quotes for this week are on Balance, may I be able to follow them!

Those who have one foot in the canoe, and one foot in the boat are going to fall into the river. ~ Native American Proverb

Live a balanced life--learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some. ~ Robert Fulghum

You need not feel guilty about not being able to keep your life perfectly balance. Juggling everything is too difficult. All you really need to do is catch it before it hits the floor. ~ Carol Bartz

What I dream of is an art of balance. ~ Henri Matisse

Because I just know you miss them, here are the kids:

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Sunday, January 02, 2011

A Day For Quotes ~Beginnings

Happy New Year everyone! The New Year is always a great time to think about what you want to to better, or more of. A time for new beginnings, so that is the theme of my quotes today. May you all have a wonderful 2011!

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. ~ Louis L'Amour

Beginning is not only a kind of action. It is also a frame of mind, a kind of work, an attitude, a consciousness. ~ Edward Said

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Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over gain, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose - not the one you began with perhaps, but one you'll be glad to remember. ~ Anne Sullivan

If we don't start, it's certain we can't arrive. ~ Zig Ziglar

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand and melting like a snowflake. ~ Marie Beynon Ray

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