… glued to the TV this evening to watch Downton Abbey?
Sometimes, you find a product that just seems to answer all those unspoken longings of the heart… and dare I say it? I think I found mine: The Rubbermaid Reveal mop. How does this answer all my deepest desires? Well, it doesn’t… but it certainly makes my job a lot easier! I have one of … [Read more…]
May God bless us and keep us;May He make His face shine upon us;May the Lord be gracious to us and grant us His peace. Happy New Year! May 2012 be a year of peace, joy, and blessing for all! I am not one to make resolutions. I wish I were stronger in character so … [Read more…]
I have been keeping a quote journal since 2006, when I read that many of the great thinkers in the past several hundred years did so — not that I think I’m a great thinker, of course, but I realized that this was a fantastic idea. Too often I find myself trying to remember some … [Read more…]
Can it be that I actually have some time to sit down and blog? Wow! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas — we certainly did! I had the joy of seeing my parents and my sister (and got to talk to my brothers), which made it a joyous time right off the bat. Unfortunately, the … [Read more…]
Wishing all of you a very blessed and joyous Christmas! I hope to begin blogging again now that the Fall Semester is over, presents have been bought and wrapped, cookies have been baked, and life (perhaps?) will slow down just a bit…. May the Lord bless you all!
I got back to the car after making the standard “newspapers and doughnuts” run through the grocery store. I was tired after holding the baby at Mass/Sunday School for over two hours, and I was ready to get home. As I was reaching out to open my door, I saw my husband taking Grace out … [Read more…]
Ah, with the weather turning cooler here in South Carolina, our thoughts here at Chez Ouiz turn to hearty stews, fuzzy sweaters, mugs of hot tea, and… acorn people. You know how certain things just “stick” with your children, and without realizing it you made a new tradition? Well, it’s been that way with us … [Read more…]
I know. I know. Again, I’ve let a month go by without posting. Heck, I haven’t even read much in the blogging world over the past month! I have NOT been idle, however. Weekend Wrap-Up 1. We have survived another round of October birthdays, and may I say that I don’t want to see cake … [Read more…]