Archives for September 2011

Collecting Sunglasses

You may know that I have a collection of shoes. Pretty common among women. Now, Ive started collecting sunglasses. To me it makes sense. I hope after you read this, you'll agree that I haven't gone off the deep end. And give me some support so my husband will understand. The Reasons I Collect Sunglasses: I live in Florida, the sunshine state. When you see me outdoors, I'm usually wearing sunglasses, well during daylight hours. How can I wear the same pair of sunglasses all the time? It would be like wearing the same pair of earrings every day. I definitely need a few … [Read more...]

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School District Makes Decision Without Child’s Needs in Mind

Because of medical problems, my daughter attends school for 2 classes in the morning and the rest of her education is done through the Special Education's Hospital Homebound program. The school district made a big change to this program this school year. Instead of using full time teachers that teach during the day, they hired teachers to be full time Homebound teachers. That meant the teacher my daughter had from last grade, was no longer her teacher. She had a difficult time coping with this because it was expected that her teacher would continue this year and it takes my daughter a while … [Read more...]

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Wordless Wednesday with Linky – Dreaming of a Cruise

My Wordless Wednesday this week is travel related. I'm dreaming about going on another cruise. For more inspiring photos, check: 5 Minutes for Mom, High Impact Mom, The Bonafide Life, Shanamama, From Dates to Diapers, Not Your Mom Blog, The Divine Miss Mommy, Colorado Moms, Rajean Blomquist, Brain Foggles and Zensible Mama and link your own photo stories. … [Read more...]

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Leonard Meets Penny on the Big Bang Theory

The pilot of the Big Bang Theory aired on Monday now that the show is in syndication. And the theme of this episode is Leonard meeting Penny.  It's love at first sight for Leonard, but Penny sees him as a friend. One that she can ask a favor of. And when Leonard realizes that his heart will allow him to do anything for Penny, he's humiliated. You see, Penny asks Leonard to get back her TV from her ex-boyfriend's house. Her boyfriend is the exact opposite of Leonard - all looks and no brains. The result - Leonard gets de-pantsed. It's not the first time this has happened to him and he … [Read more...]

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Chasing Fireflies – Children’s Halloween Costumes

As my daughter Sammi gets older, I want to keep the magic of Halloween alive as long as possible. I found Chasing Firefiles, which has as amazing assortment of children's Halloween costumes that kept her interested and choosing the perfect costume and changing her mind again and again. She even asked me for help because it was so hard to decide. The children's Halloween costumes from Chasing Fireflies are simply gorgeous. They are broken down into categories such as Fairy Tales, Witches, Royalty, Flowers, etc. Children's sizes run from Newborn to 16. The Size Chart is very helpful as it … [Read more...]

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