Dancing Around It.

When I was three-years old my family moved away from our small house in the noisy suburbs to a bigger home outside of town with more space and less people.  I was sad to leave my tiny bedroom and the familiar face of our neighborhood mailman.  My small, intimate space was comfortable and cozy, and I wasn't sure I wanted that to change.

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The Breakfast Solution - Whole Food Protein Shake

Jamesie is obsessed with the blender.  I make myself a shake for breakfast every morning, and often I do so one-handed because Jamesie simply insists on being part of the action.  He especially likes to put the ingredients in the blender for me, and when it is time to mix everything together he knows the right button to push.  He dances to the sound of it chopping and blending together into one delicious meal.

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Throwing Tissues

The house is empty, Jamesie is asleep, the laundry is folded and the dishes are clean.  All of my things.... the simple treasures I have collected together - pages ripped from Martha Stewart Weddings and The Knot magazines, my beloved honey-brown leather journal, the ever useful Get To Workbook, and a couple artful May Designs notebooks - lay scattered across the kitchen table.

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