Category Archives: Damon

The Importance of Dads

Last night, Nick and I gave Damon his “big” Christmas gift… a few days early, yes. Because he already pretty much knew that his big gift was a new 12-gauge shotgun that he’d been asking for. And he asked Nick … Continue reading

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Christmas Break, Day One

Today was Damon and Avery’s first day of Christmas Break. And I’m a little sad that I no longer drink, because if I did, I’d be hitting the bottle hard tonight. lol Nick and I both had to work today… … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Layout: Twelve

Yesterday I was inspired by this picture that I took of Damon on his 12th birthday… a little over a week ago. Found this layout on Pinterest that I decided to try. Here are the supplies I gathered… mostly from Basic … Continue reading

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It’s Damon Day!

I’m running out of ideas for halfway original birthday posts… I think that means my kids are getting TOO old!  Today was Damon’s eleventh birthday. I really can’t wrap my brain around that number… but I’m pretty sure I say … Continue reading

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Tonight was the championship game for Damon’s Fall Ball league. And I’m soooo happy to report that they won!! They didn’t lose a single game all season, which is just… awesome, to say the least. Nick and I are so … Continue reading

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Play Ball

This weekend at ScrapChicks, one of the crop challenges was an “Arts & Crafts” challenge… and we were asked to alter a frame. I’m not much of an alterer; I’m just not that creative. But I had the perfect old … Continue reading

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Baseball (but not the Pirates, for a change!)

Damon has been playing Little League ball for several years now. (Actually, I don’t think it’s officially called “Little League” anymore, but I have no idea what the correct term is… and everyone seems to recognize Little League, so we’re … Continue reading

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