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Sunday, October 14, 2012

It’s been so long…

since I wrote a blog post, I almost don’t remember how to do it.

 

September (remember?  the overbooked month) is over.  And we’re halfway through October, and I’m still not back into the swing of things.  You know when you’re insanely busy, and then it ends, and you’re not really sure what to do with yourself?  Like, “There’s nothing that HAS to be done in the next 15 minutes, or 4 hours, or before tomorrow, so I’ll just sit here and do nothing.”  That’s me, for the past two weeks.

 

The house remodeling continues – it’s been 7 or 8 weeks now.  Everything is *mostly* done, but things still aren’t back where they belong, and it’s slowly making me crazy.  When it IS done, I’ll do before/after posts for every area that has been changed in the past couple of months.

 

Adam is doing great at preschool.  It seems like he’s gone from a little boy to a big boy BOOM! overnight.  He wants to learn to read really badly, and is making great progress.  Momma’s proud of her firstborn. :)

And Isaac?  Isaac’s still a hurricane, but an adorably funny,18 month old one.  He’s learning a few more words, but his favorite is, “uh-ooh-uh?” with intonations and gestures that show that he means, “Where is it?”  He’s managed to terrify his kindermusik classmate, leaving me to apologize constantly throughout the class.  He’s also managed to somehow develop an anemia problem.  Iron supplements + chronic constipation = lots of Miralax for this baby.

 

Anyway, since this has been, like, the most boring-est update post in the world, I think you should go check out my friend Ellie’s blog for some beautiful home décor inspiration.  She’s doing 31 Days of Moodboards and they are all FANTASTIC.  This is my favorite:

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I promise, when I blog again, it will be full of pictures of my house, pictures of my kids, or something interesting about the farm.  I promise. :)

4 comments:

  1. Hello!!!!! You have been busy! That board is awesome and how exciting for Adam! Glad he is doing so well. Poor Isaac... hope the Miralax works and helps him out! I laughed out loud at the "terrifies the kids in Kindermusik"! Ha!!!

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  2. I'm just happy you're doing okay. I LOVE hearing about your boys! Isaac sounds hilariously awesome. Poor lil' giffer with the iron though.

    It is also crazy that Adam is such a big boy. How time flies.

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  3. Katie! Thanks so much for sharing my board! It's one of my favorites too. Seriously, so cool! Can't wait to see the updates to your house!

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  4. Welcome back! I can fully empathize with the "nothing is pressing, so I'll just sit here" feeling. I'm commenting almost a week after you posted this, so you can see I'm in that state of mind, too. :)

    I'm so glad Adam loves preschool! He'll be reading in no time. We're getting to that hurricane stage, too; isn't it great?

    I can't wait to see before and after pics! Stay sane!

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