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September 2012

What Happens In Vegas:

Fortunately will not stay in Vegas! Here are a couple of things that I have up my sleeve for this week. Blogalicious ’12 starts this week on Friday! The Houseful will be in the House! I will also be…

We Have a Model!

Last Saturday my oldest participated in his first fashion show. A Back to School fashion show to be exact. I would have called it ironic if he wasn’t out of school for the Chicago Public School’s strike, but whatevs.…

The Houseful Reads: Daring Greatly by: Brene Brown #spon

I’m not good with showing an emotional side. I’m good with being there for people. I’m good at listening. I’m good at praying. I’m not good at willingly showing anyone that I’m not strong and it’s to a fault.…

5th Annual Macys Spelling Bee #MacysBee

On Saturday, September 15th, the cellist, ladybug and I headed to Macy’s in Old Orchard mall to watch as 50 children in the 8-11 age bracket competed in their 5th annual spelling bee. The cellist wanted to participate but…

Before Five In A Row

Last year I attempted to homeschool the ladybug. My efforts weren’t fruitless as she learned to identify colors properly, although we can’t just get her to say something is green – it’s always green grass, learned to identify some…