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News Flash!

This just in! Two-thirds of the country is experiencing some fairly extreme weather! Who knew?? Last week we had about a foot-and-a-half of snow. This week we had a little less than an inch of ice. I’ll take multiple feet of snow over a light coating of ice any day. With that said, as long…

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Road Trip!

Last Thursday I drove three hours one way in the snow just to pick Taylor up from where he was being dropped off by a friend from school. While that might sound horrible to some, it was truly one of the best days of my life. For starters, I sang ALL.THE.WAY.THERE. I belted it. Aretha has nothing…

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Thankfulness – Day Fourteen

I really need to start writing my “thankful” posts earlier in the day. I wait until after 9:00 and by then my brain is mush. Of course, if I try to write it too early my brain is foggy mush. My optimum brain time is probably from around 11:00 am to about 1:00 pm. That’s…

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An Island Called Long*

*Thank you to Dan R. for the titleThis past weekend Todd and I took off for a much needed get away on Long Island. It was the first time we’ve ever left the kids home alone and I feel it was a success because: a) they didn’t kill or even maim each other; b) police…

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Presidents’ Day And Other Happenings

Happy Presidents’ Day – especially those of you who get the day off of school or work. Personally I’d rather be celebrating spring. A warm, but not hot, sunny day with the windows open and the smell of fragrant flowers wafting through a very clean and dust free house (it’s my fantasy, isn’t it?). While…

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A Day in the Life of a Snowed In Family

We may not have been in a real blizzard Saturday, but we are today. It’s absolutely beautiful outside – operative word being “outside”. As in I’m inside and warm and comfy and I don’t have to go outside at all today so I’ll enjoy the view. While at wine club Friday night we were talking…

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The Great Blizzard of 2010

Technically the blizzard didn’t reach quite this far north, but we did get a lot of snow so I’m saying we were in the Great Blizzard of 2010. It makes a nice blog title, don’t you think? A look up our street after the snow plow came through: Sookie wasn’t too sure about so much…

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Snow Time

I had to take some pictures of the first snow of the season which also means I had to post them (including the obligatory Sookie picture).

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The Latest

Saturday has now been cancelled as well. Todd and I are going to make the best of today. Lunch out, a movie and then the Phillies/Dodgers game this afternoon. We’re also considering sleeping in our new sleeping bags tonight! On top of the bed, of course. The Poconos – just north of us – have…

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