Sneak Peek
December 2, 2011, 1:27 am
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I love starting new traditions and if this one lasts its bound to be one of my favorites.

Code word: tablecloth.


December 1, 2011, 11:21 pm
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We added a lot of ornaments to our tree this year some homemade and some that are super special.

wrapped in fabric

rope, yarn, twine & knitting

Seattle themed

wedding gifts

My favorites. Continuing the Moulton tradition with Bronners. I wonder who will break theirs first?

The Tree
December 1, 2011, 12:41 pm
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I could have a pity party and bore you with all the details of my meltdown after getting my Christmas tree last night but I shall spare you. After all feeling sorry for yourself is a slippery slope, so I sucked it up and made do.

It’s certainly not perfect, the book under the stand that makes it look straight is an obvious clue of that, however I did it.

After 23 years I have the tree that I always wanted growing up, small white lights with big colored lights!


And yes it is in our bedroom. Since I’m a NYC freak I put it up while watching the tree lighting. Maybe since we will never be home for Thanksgiving this could be our day to put up the tree from now on. Someone remind me of that next year.

Today I watched…
November 5, 2011, 9:10 pm
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While You Were Sleeping.

To me this means it’s officially the holiday season. Every year it’s the first Christmas movie that I watch (aside from this year due to Caleb’s work schedule). Anyways I watch it in bed, curled up with a snack, alone.

It’s one of my most favorite traditions.

2 Week…
November 4, 2011, 8:58 pm
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and counting! (and packing!!)

Candy for Caleb’s grandma, wedding pictures & Thanksgiving traditions!

Coming Soon
October 30, 2011, 10:25 pm
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To a mailbox near you. (not too soon but soon enough, we had to finish them before Caleb left)

However we have already received our first holiday card…


thanks Jacob!

Pumpkin 2011
October 24, 2011, 11:00 pm
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This year we were faced with a challenge. How do we top Oswald the Owl?

Our mummy certainly didn’t take up as much time as Oswald but I think he turned out pretty cute, I mean scary!