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Very important post – help me choose a rug

You guys, I need some serious help. We’ve been in this house three years and the only thing I’ve done is paint the front room red and  put some pictures on my living room wall. I do like my house, but I hate the color of my carpet. It’s off-white shag. Well, it’s mostly white […]

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I love my new blog design!

Look, you are looking at my page while looking at my page. In case you didn’t notice, my blog is all sparkly and new. For two years, I’ve just limped along with my generic, self-made blog design. Well, not anymore! Thanks to the lovely Erica Mueller, website rockstar extraordinaire, my site is refreshed and ready […]

Looking for balance

Since I became a mom back in 2006, work/life balance has been a challenge. I’m sad that Ava is almost six now and I still haven’t found a way to be there for her more often. But I do feel like I’m getting closer. My current job is flexible enough that if she is sick, […]