Archive for February, 2011

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

dancing the night away

Last night the 2nd graders at Annie’s school had a dance program. I thought it odd at first, but when I realized what kind of dances they were doing it didn’t seem as weird. The idea was collaborated by the gym and music teachers, and they were really trying to gear it toward finding ways […]

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

amazon princesses and earflaps

The girls can be quite clever sometimes. My Amazon princesses are simply divine. I crocheted earflap hats for the girls last winter, but I don’t think I ever posted the one I made for Mimi (maybe Annie’s, too). We dug them up from the winter archives, and the girls were quite pleased to see them […]

Friday, February 11th, 2011

new heads

A certain sister-in-law of mine has reminded me more than once that Violet was not represented in the header image. Well, I finally took the time to re-do the header, and Violet is proudly portrayed in 4 different spots. In case you’re not sure what a “header” is, then just look at the top of […]

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

where i admit that i do really stupid stuff sometimes

You may have noticed some crazy things going on with my blog the past couple of days. If you didn’t, then you can disregard this post. The other day one of my other sites ( – don’t bother going there because it’s not working yet) was not working without any explanation or anything I had […]

Sunday, February 6th, 2011

v-day b-day

It came to my attention that Mimi had never had an official birthday party where people other than family members attend (well, last year the Johnsons did come over for a quick b-day get together for Mimi). I decided this year was going to be the year for Mimi’s 1st (except it was her 6th, […]