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Magnetic Paint/Primer – Rust-Oleum

One of the dangers of Pinterest I found a new project for me to work on that I might not normally do.  Last Sunday afternoon I saw a board with that they had made a wall magnetic.  So off I went to Home Depot… Rust-Oleum Magnetic Paint/Primer is around $20 for a can.  It was

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norfolk admirals pink in the rink 2012

Norfolk Admirals – Pink In The Rink

I wanted to give a quick thank you to A Step In Time Chimney Sweeps & Jim Leland who gave us the tickets to the Norfolk Admirals “Pink in the Rink” Hockey game yesterday. It was Ethan’s first hockey game and both of my boys had a blast!  We had a busy day from the MMA

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First Landing State Park

First Landing State Park – 1st Day Hike

What a perfect day to start out 2012 with a hike this morning with my 2 boys at First Landing State Park to celebrate First Day Hikes with Virginia State Parks. Since the boys and I went running quite a bit yesterday they were more into just walking and taking photos.  Hunter got some spy

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Big Brother vs Little Brother

What a weekend…and if you ever wondered how I get anything done around the house…well the answer is really not much.  Being a single working mother to a 3yr old and a 6yr old who are very very active little guys it is  hard to do anything except break up wrestling matches now between the

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Elementary school program

School Christmas Program – Rappin Run DMC Christmas in Hollis

I got the chance to go to y 6yr olds Christmas program this morning and I guess times have changed even since I have been in school.  They did some chants and even a Run DMC holiday rap. Run DMC Christmas in Hollis (sorry was recording from my phone)

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baking with hunter and ethan

Baking with the boys! Fun times!

It is always an adventure when I get in the kitchen..let alone with the 2 boys.  We attempted to make cookies and treats for the boys teachers.  I think we made a pretty big mess but I just love spending the time with the boys!                       

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sendacallfromsanta

Send A FREE Personalized Call From Santa

Did you know you can get a free personalized call from Santa via Gmail account? You have several different options to choose from when setting it up.  And Ethan thought he did get a call from Santa Claus today!  He was screaming with excitement! SendACallFromSanta.com Here is Ethans phone call from Santa today : And

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Ethan & Mommy

The Best Part Of My Day!

Part of being a working single mom is trying to juggle it all.  And even after all these years it still isn’t easy dropping them off at school because I treasure every moment I can with them.  But part of the reward is picking them up and just loving on them!  Thanks Hunter for taking

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Mayflower Marathon Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

Mayflower Marathon – Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

Mayflower Marathon to benefit the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia 106.9 The Fox and FM99 hosted the 15th Annual Mayflower Marathon Food Drive that was held from Friday November 18, 2011 5:30am until Sunday November 20, 2011 3pm at the Pembroke Mall in Virginia Beach. This was my first time hearing about this event since I

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Ethan

The Many Faces Of Ethan

I had so much fun last night at the Monster Jam at the Hampton Coliseum and got to take my 2 favorite dates – Ethan and Hunter.  Luckily, for us here in Hampton Roads we get to see them at least 3 times a year ( twice at the Coliseum – November & February and

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Halloween 2011

Halloween Trick or Treating 2011

Halloween Trick or Treating 2011 with Hunter, Ethan and our neighbor friend Daniel.  I had 2 Optimus Primes and a skelton.  It was so cute when we picked out costumes the boys both wanted to be the same thing.                   

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Math day with Hunter

Math day with Hunter

Math day with Hunter in his 1st grade class.

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2011 Oceana Air Show – Canon EOS REBEL T2i

2011 Oceana Air Show – Canon EOS REBEL T2i

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ethan skateboard

Skate park at Mt Trashmore Virginia Beach

I am learning to let go slowly…my 3 yr old went for the first time to the skate park.  I am learning to be more supporting of their interests and have to learn to let them be boys even if it hurts me a bit to watch them grow up so fast.      

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Dairy Queen with the boys

It’s always an adventure getting ice cream with the boys and also one of our favorite things to do.  We love our ice cream!  I just cant help myself and you never know when you get the random photos so that is why I always carry my camera.  This was with a Canon S90                         

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