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Monthly Archives: July 2008

seven things

Something I love about blogland is how it creates community across miles and miles.  Lisa at Vintage Sweet Peas tagged me for a little “random” fun.  I am sure my good friends could point out far more random or weird things about me, but here are a few: I have an issue with eating ice […]

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awake

Don’t you love it when they wake up from their naps like this? Cheeks flushed, eyes bright.  Can you see her “grain of rice” tooth in the above picture? Today I was thinking about pictures.  And how I don’t have a single “portrait” picture of Ashlyn from JC Penney or Picture People or whatever.  I did […]

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some things look better painted black

The evidence: Before Don’t let the shabby-chic charm of this piece fool you.  In real life it was crusty, stained, and icky grody. And globbed with too many layers of paint.  And it didn’t stand out on my practically-white wall (don’t get me started on the paint the builders picked for this house). After Yes, […]

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some things look better painted black

The evidence: Before Don’t let the shabby-chic charm of this piece fool you.  In real life it was crusty, stained, and icky grody. And globbed with too many layers of paint.  And it didn’t stand out on my practically-white wall (don’t get me started on the paint the builders picked for this house). After Yes, […]

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trying to remember

I have a horrible memory, it turns out.  If I’ve seen a movie or read a book more than a year ago, I can see or read it again almost as if it were the first time.  This has gone on for a while now, forgetting. I have entire periods of my life that I […]

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