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Monthly Archives: November 2009

New Moon Party

On Friday, November 20, I held a New Moon party for the teens.  We met at my place for goodies and refreshments and then went to the movie together. This is what it looked like: It was lots of fun and apparently this automatically means I am throwing an Eclipse and Breaking Dawn party when […]

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A little while ago I made this sweet little doll for Eva.  I’d made a couple of cloth dolls before but they were from a pattern.  I drew out the pattern pieces for this doll myself and designed her dress myself too!  She is 100% Chelsey.   Eva just loves her and pronounces her name Beer-atrice, which […]

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I blame Halloween.  I blame pregnancy.  But the truth is, my sweet tooth has recently spiraled out of control. When I gave up sugary sweets for Lent this past Spring, one of the side effects that I noticed in myself was more mental clarity: my emotions seemed more stable and I was able to think […]

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Nursery Inspiration

I’ve been gathering nursery ideas since before I was even pregnant!  Of course, most of the ideas that I was drawn to were for girl’s rooms, so I really had to get my thinking cap on when I found out that we were having a boy.  I didn’t want anything too typical.  I didn’t want […]

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24 weeks

Here I am at 24 weeks.  About 16 weeks to go! Baby seems to have had a big growth spurt in the last few weeks.  Or maybe it was all the Halloween candy.  Anyway, I’m starting to really feel pregnant… aches and pains have arrived!  

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#4 – Patience (Fruit of the Spirit)

The last post in my Fruit of the Spirit series was April 28.  The entire idea behind the delay in posts was to test your patience (coughcough).  Some of you are very patient, while others… not so much. I have the feeling that this post will mostly be a confession, rather than an expression of […]

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