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A New Landscape

Today was a particularly bad day…we recently found out I was pregnant and had our first ultrasound this morning, however we did not get news that we were hoping for. The baby did not have a heartbeat and the gestational … Continue reading

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The Worst Chore Ever!

I love a clean house, but I hate hate hate dusting! Maybe I’ve never found a product that works and the dust just gets scattered around. Or maybe I just wait too long in between dusting that there is too … Continue reading

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Happy Spring!

I don’t think I’ve ever been so anxious for spring and warm weather. When stopping at Harris Teeter to pick up a few things for dinner, I decided to celebrate the day with a few bunches of fresh flowers…tulips and … Continue reading

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Our New Toy…

A Canon DSLR!! I’ve been wanting one forever and after a larger-than-expected bonus this year, we decided to splurge. We’ve got a couple of weddings, vacations and other exciting things coming up this year and thought a new camera would … Continue reading

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Snow Day 2009!

After receiving calls from my manager and auto text from the company regarding the Winter Weather Advisory last night, I still was expecting to go to work this morning. Ben woke me up around 3am and the ground was covered. … Continue reading

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A Little Work…A Little Play!

As usual with the New Year, I’m in an organizing mood after the dreaded thought of de-Christmasing the house. Plus, we’ve been in our house for 8 months and are finding out how our routine works with where things are … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Stafford Cookie Swap!

The 2008 Holiday season has officially begun with our 3rd Annual Cookie Swap. Ben and I were so excited to be hosting it again this year since we’ve moved into our new house. Not only did we have a ton … Continue reading

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Nonstop Weekend…

It’s been a Marathon weekend in the Stafford house the past few days. After one of the longest weeks in a while, we’ve been looking forward to the weekend since probably last Sunday evening. We kicked Friday night off with … Continue reading

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Happy Veteran’s Day

Being that it’s Veteran’s Day it was a relaxed, short day at work. I didn’t have anything have anything I HAD to get done today, but it was nice to have a quiet day in the office to get a … Continue reading

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It’s Almost Done…

Another project is almost complete. We finished painting the living room today and other than finding dark brown curtains and a rod, we’re practicaly done. Eventually we’ll add crown moulding, but first we need to finishing painting the rest of … Continue reading

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