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5 Things This Weekend

I’m ready for a weekend of doing absolutely nothing. Nothing except basketball, because as we all know, basketball never stops when you’re Jude Shingleton. Yesterday was a mess. I was exhausted from being up every other hour overnight with children coming downstairs to tell me that they’ve pooped multiple times (great, go back to bed!), and
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White Master Bedroom Makeover: Inspiration

With all the activity on our newly white master bedroom this week, I’m in planning mode for the final look. Our poor room has been sadly neglected the past few years and it’s time for an update as it was time to move on from the pastel green. Something a little more calming and sophisticated since we
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Hooky & Other Adventures

This is a crazy week for us as we are having all the things done to our master bedroom over the next few days. And later this afternoon, because I’m a glutton for punishment, we’re also having a family photo taken. Which is code for Stress Level Defcon 2 (imminent nuclear war). We’re having wood floors laid
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Baby Gates Aren’t for Sissies

Today I present to you a tale of babyproofing, in 3 parts. The cast of characters: 2 reasonably smart (if sleep-deprived) parents, 1 particularly wily Chihuahua, a charming 8 year old redheaded boy, and a curious climb-happy baby. Setting: a two-story home in Oklahoma City with less-than-admirable landscaping (#blackthumbs). PART 1: THE WILY CHIHUAHUA What nobody tells
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