Author Archives: Lisa

Oh, Christmas Tree

One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is our annual quest to find a Christmas tree. Anything that gives me an opportunity to drag my entire family outside, no matter what the weather is, makes me so happy. … Continue reading

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Spending money, making/saving money. Sometimes simultaneously.

I really thought I might get through Black Friday without spending any money, but it was not meant to be. I didn’t buy anything on the actual day of Black Friday (and certainly not on Thanksgiving!) but with online deals … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Weekend Recap

An alternate title to this could be: traveling with kids is kind of awful never boring. So because of our really busy schedule and Isabelle’s refusal to sleep like a normal human being, Tim and I were really last minute … Continue reading

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My favorite day of last week. (My standards are low, people.)

I want to tell you about my favorite day of last week. It was Wednesday – the most magical day. I scheduled a doctor appointment so Tim stayed home from work to help with Isabelle, and Clara was at preschool. … Continue reading

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Weekend! Links (and stuff)!

5 Things. (Well, 6 if we include the graphic.) + “100% of my happiness comes from only one measure: My¬†energy.” (a life / happiness hack¬†here) + Society6 is having a 25% off everything sale. I took advantage of it to … Continue reading

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