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Monthly Archives: January 2013

living where i am.

Over the years, I’ve had so many ideas of how to decorate my home (when I’ll finally have one!).  I’ve compiled pictures, lists, inspirations…put them in folders,

color board / no.4

color: opaque couche (pantone 7507c)word of inspiration: rekindle [revive: something that has been lost]source of word: When I think about rekindling a friendship, it never starts

seven months …

Well, Judah is now 7.5 months!  Here is his 7 month post…better late than never. Since my last update, we’ve had some pretty big changes over here.  Not only have I figured out

our day in pictures.

1. fruit juiced & avocado, healthy start = best start / 2. still enjoying last week’s flowers / 3.&4. a walk with the cousins / 5. catch me if you can / 6. a bit of

happy weekend.

“The most wasted of all days is one without laughter…” ~E.E. Cummings pic pix: my laughing boy, 25.Jan.2013, at home

color board / no.3

color: poppy red & turquoiseword of inspiration: opportunity [a chance or prospect]source of word: “…every day is a new OPPORTUNITY…” ~ bob feller1. this


cream in the coffee. from Sarah Nadine Arsenault on Vimeo. Part of my goal list for the next 4 months includes a reading list.  I’ve been captivated with some of the intriguing facts found in


Weekend Naps … Matt’s got this rule for the weekends (the ones he isn’t working, at least).  His “rule” is that we must schedule enough time for a nap in between

happy weekend.

“I have no special talent … I am only passionately curious.” ~Albert Einstein~ pic pix: one curious boy out for coffee w/mama, 12.Jan.2013, Calgary, AB

only i can be me.

80 percent of all that we do, someone else can do.15 percent of all that we do, someone else can do with a measure of training.5 percent of everything that I do, ONLY I can do.[paraphrased ~ Wayne

color board / no.2

color: black & whiteword of inspiration: THE [1. used to mark a proper noun, natural phenomenon, ship, building, time, point of the compass…etc. 2. used to mark a noun as the best renown,

mental fitness.

Not too long ago, I shared how I approach goals and what some of my lifestyle “aimings” were.  I didn’t go into detail with the smaller (4 month) goals, but I did share

happy weekend.

“I have but one life to give to adventure…” ~Alexander Eliot pic pix: Judah latest adventure is ‘walking’ (love his “look-at-me” look!), 11.Jan.2013

blanketed in glory.

We’ve been enjoying some milder winter temperatures (and conditions) until last night, when the wind blew in some beautiful, fresh, white flurries.  There is something pleasingly peacful

six months …

Seeing as Juju will soon be 7 months old (January 13), I thought I’d better get this out there, even though it is so-very-late (though all pictures are from around December 13). I’m

color board / no.1

For anyone that knows me, I am a color lover, color needer, color dreamer … a color girl.  I get inspiried at different times with a variety (if not ALL) colors.  I associate people,

‘simply’ have a happy weekend.

“I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder ~ pic pix: Juju having fun with the folded laundry,

goals and things.

With both Matt and I sick with a stomach bug, things have been pretty quiet over here the last few days.  Minus the Hatfield & McCoy marathon we had playing on the computer, there’s been no