Monthly Archives: June 2008

Our Most Amazing Housewarming Gift!

This afternoon we had a wonderful surprise visit from Stephen, Kim and the kids to bring by a housewarming gift. Kim is one of the most thoughtful people I know, so it was really no surprise she thought of something … Continue reading

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The Family Do List

We had such a productive weekend with the house projects. We used some housewarming and birthday gift cards to purchase the Larson storm door we’ve been eyeing ever since we made an offer on our house. It has etching that … Continue reading

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Welcome to Small Town Charm

As this being one of the first weekends we’ve gotten settled enough to take a break from the unpacking and enjoy Apex, we decided to venture the short distance of 2 miles to downtown Apex for ice cream. I had … Continue reading

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Breakfast in a Bag

Yesterday I discovered google reader and a few blogs were suggested to me. While reading them, I found a post about making omlettes in a ziploc bag. Not that I mind cleaning up a pan for just two omlettes, but … Continue reading

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Inherited Flowers

While we’ve only been in our new house for a month now, we’ve already seen a few changes in our landscaping. These beauties popped up this week, just when we thought we’d missed their bloom. After a consult with my … Continue reading

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Shangi-La

Everyday I get a chuckle when I pass this mobile home park called Shangri-La. Ben and I always say it in funny ways to each other when ever we pass it. It’s definitely the little things that crack us up. … Continue reading

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The Handyman Hubby!

It’s been two weeks since we got our new TV and we finally have a custom entertainment box. Ben did his homework, got his measurements and we picked up the supplies at Lowe’s Sunday. He spent the majority of Sunday … Continue reading

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Fun with the birthday presents!

Since my birthday over a week ago, I’ve been extremely busy and in NYC for a week. This weekend was finally time to enjoy all the great birthday gifts I received. On Sat. night I made a mouth watering peach-blueberry … Continue reading

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So Long City Life…Hello Suburbia!

I’m about to head out to the airport in less than an hour and couldn’t be more excited to leave the big city. At first working in NYC was exciting. I’ve now had my fill. I’m ready to get back … Continue reading

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Alone in A City of Millions

I’m offically on my own now. Ben left the city today for home and made it safely. I sure hope he was able to get a quick nap in this afternoon before working 12 hours tonight. I’ve traveled by myself … Continue reading

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