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Spelling Bee  Posted on 10/30/2014
Big Boy's school is hosting a spelling bee. Participation is optional. To assist with preparation for those who want to participate, all of the students brought home a word list of about 450 words that are from grade 1-5 reading...
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Potty Party!  Posted on 10/29/2014
Tonight we are having a special supper and dessert to celebrate Baby Boy being potty trained! I declare him potty trained based on these facts: 1. He has been wearing underpants on our outings for about a month with only one accident. It...
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Picking Locks  Posted on 10/29/2014
I learned a new skill this evening - from Youtube! I can now competently pick the bathroom and bedroom door locks in our house here. Luckily no little boys were locked into the locked bathroom - Little Boy told me he used the "powers...
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Update  Posted on 10/27/2014
Just an update on today. The kids were great at the zoo and my husband said they were no trouble at all! They went to the party and a trick-or-treat even at the zoo.After his nap I asked Little Boy what food they had at the party. He told...
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Spa Day  Posted on 10/26/2014
I had a lovely day at the spa at the Houstonian today. For our anniversary my husband got me a spa package to share with a friend (he didn't want to go). Today I went with a friend and we had a lovely day.We spent time in the...
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Little Boy Bakes....or...Why I bake with my boys.  Posted on 10/26/2014
On Saturday, Little Boy "baked" this cinnamon swirl bread:What do I mean by "baked"? Well, he didn't independently bake it - I helped and instructed him. He is only 3 years old so he can't do the steps alone....
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Busy Saturday  Posted on 10/25/2014
What a busy day....and we haven't even had supper yet!We got up this morning and had a filling breakfast of porridge. Then we cleaned up the boys and put on our Hallowe'en costumes. Yep - a week before Hallowe'en!We went to...
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Grumbling  Posted on 10/24/2014
I'm going to grumble today.***I barely got any sleep because a helicopter was circling over my house for hours last night. I read in the news this morning that they were rounding up illegal immigrants that had run from some sort of...
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Kid Update  Posted on 10/23/2014
Baby Boy is so frustrating in the morning! We go through about 3 outfit changes every day before he finds one that he is willing to wear. I can't tell what the criteria is - a shirt that makes him cry one day is the one he begs for...
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Beauty Box Five and Ipsy  Posted on 10/21/2014
I decided to discontinue my Beauty Box Five subscription because I am now off the wait list for a subscription for Ipsy. Ipsy didn't give much notice so this month I ended up with 2 subscriptions!The Beauty Box Five one was pretty...
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  • Helind
    Helind 29 June 2012 21:33:10

    I would like to live and study my children in Scotland, so I wanted to know if is easy to come there, to find work and home. I will appreciate your help. Thank You

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