Hello? Are You There?

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I bet you thought I disappeared didn't you?  Well I sort of have, but for exciting reasons!!!  I am so so happy to announce that hubs and I are moving back to Charlotte - yay! So I've been a little busy doing things like getting a job, trying to sell our house, trying to find a new house to buy, trying to find a home for baby Ryder to live.  All very exciting things, but while combined, quite stressful.  So don't fret - … [Read more...]

Year of Dates – May

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This was one of my favorite dates so far!!  Originally I wanted to go hiking at Stone Mountain since it seems to be a big tourist stop.  However, since it was memorial day weekend we thought we should go to Kennesaw Mountain since it is a National Battlefield Park.  Well, it seems a lot of people had that same idea, but it was a ton of fun regardless! We even got to take the boys and they had a ton of fun.  Especially when … [Read more...]

5 on Friday – Memorial Day Edition

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Ahh Memorial Day!  One of my favorite weekends, kicking off summer!!!! :) Let's not forget to remember what this day is really about - Remembering all of those who died serving this great nation - without them we wouldn't have the freedoms we often take for granted. Swim in holiday spirit!  How cute is this swimsuit from JCrew?  You know, my favorite place - my buddy Micky works there!   Keep … [Read more...]

That Time I Talked to JCrew’s CEO

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I am 6 feet tall, which may not seem like that big of deal.  But, you see, I wasn't really built proportionally.  My legs are about 3.5 feet tall and the rest of me 2.5.  Finding pants long enough was a bitch of a task.  Then finally, I was able to find jeans, yay.  Then I started working....Apparently it's ok to look like a total douche while you're at work, but we will allow you cool long jeans for the weekend. … [Read more...]

Things That Make You Go Hmmm

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I love love my house, I really do.  But some parts of the house make me go hmmmm.  Today, lets check out this "neat" little door: So whenever people see this door, they say "oh that's so cool".  You know why you think it's so cool? Because it's not your house.  I mean what was the plan here Mr. Builder?  Of course, I believe you had an actual plan when you put this half size slanted door in.  You know … [Read more...]

Horse Addicts: The Untold Story

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I have a very special surprise for you today!  The hubs has taken over the blog today to talk about how much he just LOVES the horse world he is now a part of :)  Enjoy! ------------------------ Having been indoctrinated into the “horse culture” by my wife 4 years ago, I have come to understand a great many things about the equine world, and more importantly, about the people who ride these magnificent creatures. As I’m sure any … [Read more...]

Woof Woof Woof for the Home Team

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  This weekend we had our April date day!  Halfway through Sutton's "Year of Dates".  This one was a Braves game, and it just so happened that I was able to pick the Bark in the Park day!  This is one of the best things I've ever heard of.  I was so excited to go - last year they sold out and we couldn't attend.  Basically, you can bring your dog to the game, which is friggin awesome.  They have a section … [Read more...]

The Best $7.99/Month We Spend

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I am a TV junkie.  That's right, I said it.  I love it.  I love so so many shows and seriously cannot wait until the new episodes come on.  Then there are those other shows that I just missed because I didn't think it would be a hit so I never watched and then I missed out.  I feel terribly cheated - everyone is talking about this cool show and I can't catch up and feel left out of the cool kids club.  Enter Netflix. … [Read more...]

Hats, Hats Everywhere

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My husband has a bajillion hats.  and for some reason they would end anywhere and everywhere, except for the closet.  Which is weird, because he is a very neat, clean person.  I tried baskets, shelves, you name it.  Well ta-da.  Found something that works!  I took some tack nails and hung each hat on a nail in the coat closet.  Pretty genius if I do say so myself.   I even color grouped to make it easier to … [Read more...]

My Easter Tablescape

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I have a slight obsession with paper.  Okay, a major obsession.  While shopping on treat.™ (a division of Shutterfly), I found some really nice cards that I thought I could incorporate in my Easter decor.  I am not one to send Easter cards out, so I decided to do something a little different with their cards!   I must start by saying that I ordered these on a Wednesday afternoon around 2pm and they were AT MY DOOR the next … [Read more...]