MAMA MIA!!!

OMG!!! this is the best movie EVER!!! i can’t say enough how much i absolutely LOVE LOVE LOVED this movie!!!! saw it last nite with my mom. went on my way home to target and picked up the cd. now my kids and i totally bebop to the soundtrack every

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tyren’s bday party

this year tyren’s bday party theme was construction. i decided on yellow and black for the colors, and occasionally safety orange (didn’t want to do too much orange cuz i worried that with the black it would look too halloweeny). i decided that solid colored plates/napkins/cups/etc would be fine…vs a

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tyren is 3!!!

last week was tyren’s 3rd birthday (on the 8th). the birthday fairy came, as usual, and decorated the doorway to the family bedroom: down the hall: through the entryway: to the kitchen doorway: where we saw this: the sign on the kitchen table says “happy 3rd birthday tyren, love, the

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researching davis

probably nothing will ever come of it…i don’t know… but i’ve been reading up on davis, california today. its such a cute little town, from what i remember. its just about 20min or so from sacramento, depending on traffic…maybe 30. when i lived in sac, i babysat for a whole

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today was pretty productive

another hot day, but much more tolerable. rob (adam’s sister’s husband…so our brother-in-law) came over in the morning to help adam work on the big room remodeling. yesterday they spent a chunk of the day at home depot buying supplies so today they could get to work. did i mention

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OMG its HOT!!!

its that time of year i’m reminded vividly how much i HATE living in fresno in the summer! according to the weather report on monday, we have 7 straight days of over 100degrees to look forward to. 108 yesterday, i believe. and i think its supposed to be 110 today.

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weekend ramblings

life is never perfect, that’s for sure…and we have rough times here and there as much as anyone else, i suppose. but i have to say that i have been feeling pretty thankful for my life right now. i have heard over and over and over again lately of person

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my latest passion

so lately i’m fired up on a new topic…i found out that shawna, owner of young at art, is helping spearhead the creation of a new “alternative school” here in fresno. i talked to her some about it and have done a lot of thinking about it…and recently stumbled upon

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