Monthly Archives: May 2011

Fun with Daisy and Riley

See Daisy. See Daisy run. See Daisy fetch. Fetch, Daisy, fetch! See Riley. See Riley bark. See Riley swim. See Riley shake. Shake, Riley, shake! See Daisy swim. Swim, Daisy, Swim! See Daisy pee. The End. Peace, Kelly

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What I did yesterday.

What I did yesterday. Ran 165 miles in 40 yard increments at exercise bootcamp. Rested my tired butt and legs in a lounge chair by the pool. Took 247 pictures of sparrows at the bird feeder. Floated in the pool … Continue reading

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Graduation Day

Today is the day to celebrate! Today my baby graduates from high school.  I can’t believe how fast her senior year has flown by.  It’s been an amazing year and I have watched my daughter literally bloom before my eyes. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Frozen Yogurt

Except for chocolate, no other dessert or treat is more universally adored in my household than ice cream.  Ice cream is our ultimate comfort food. The only problem is that ice cream is not the healthiest treat option one can … Continue reading

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Bookends

First day of school – August 20, 1998.  Then: Cute as a bug Big happy smile Excited for her big adventure Last day of school – May 25, 2011.  Now: Cute as a bug Big happy smile Excited for her … Continue reading

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Storm Season

In my very first blog post I wrote how the start Kelsey’s senior year felt like a thunderstorm looming on the horizon.  As I sit here watching yet another storm roll in and listen to the weather on television, it … Continue reading

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Like Water Off a Duck’s Back

My dad always had this saying about letting things go or not letting something get to you.  When faced with a criticism or disappointment he’d say, “It’s like water off a duck’s back.” This Sunday is a big day for … Continue reading

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Command Performance

Tonight was Kelsey’s final Select Choir Spring vocal concert.  It was such a bittersweet evening because I enjoy listening to them so much.  This group has been together for a couple of years and you can really tell in their … Continue reading

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My friend Suzanne and the necklace that changed my life

We are in the home stretch of our bathroom renovation – Hallelujah!! – and I decided it might be a good idea to start going through some of the stuff in our guestroom.  The ginormous pile of clothes was a … Continue reading

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Feast or Famine

Here is a photo I took of Lake Tenkiller in February 2011. At the time, everyone was concerned at the extremely low levels of the lake and how that might impact the summer lake season. Here is a picture I … Continue reading

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