• A Christmas Party Just for Girls

    December 19, 2009DishinandDishes

    Last night we had my work Christmas Party. Except Mr. Wonderful wasn’t invited to mine. My party is just with all the girls that I work with.  We do a cookie swap party.  Each of us bakes 6 dozen cookies.  Then we box them up and bring them to work. We make some kind of…

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  • 5 Parties in a Week – the Holiday Crazies

    December 16, 2009DishinandDishes

    This week has been full of parties. Party One – Chris’ Birthday.  We had a crab boil. Seriously, if you’ve never done a crab boil before, you haven’t lived. No kidding. It is such a fun, interactive thing to do with your family/friends.  And the cleanup involves no dishes, rolling the entire mess up in…

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  • The Little Things He Does

    July 3, 2009DishinandDishes

    It’s the little things he does. Like today, when I was at work.  He built me this. It’s a new photo lightbox that I can take pictures in. See, I have made a couple of them lately out of a big cardboard box and some tissue paper, which  would have worked out just fine. Except…

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  • I Think He Liked Father’s Day

    June 21, 2009DishinandDishes

    We had a splendid Father’s Day! I believe Mr. Wonderful was a little spoiled. Or was he the one doing the spoiling?  Especially this little darling. Oh yes, he loves her. He can’t take his eyes off of her. Yes, she pretty much has him wrapped around her little finger.  But can you blame him?…

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  • The Love Dare – Our Next 8 Weeks

    June 16, 2009DishinandDishes

    For the next 8 weeks, Mr. Wonderful and I are doing this – The Love Dare.  We, along with abour 20 other couples are doing this as a class. It is a book based on the journal the husband uses to restore his marriage in the movie Fireproof.  If you haven’t seen this movie, it’s…

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  • Just Yesterday She Was a Baby…

    May 20, 2009DishinandDishes

    But now look….. Cool Kayla. Goofy Kayla. Beautiful Kayla. Supermodel Kayla. Wacky Kayla. Rock Star Kayla. Crackin-up Kayla. Typical everyday Kayla. Retro Kayla. Hmmm…I’m 18 today, just graduated,  and wonder what I’ll be doing and where I’ll go for the rest of my life Kayla. Dear Scooby, Whatever you do, do it with all your…

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  • Meet the Dogs!

    April 5, 2009DishinandDishes

    Meet the 3 persons…errrr, canines that basically run our house.  One was mine, one was Mr. Wonderful’s, and one was added after we were married 4 years ago.  Samson the mutt, Abby the Shih Tzu, and Max the Maltese.  At our house, we pretend to talk like they would talk if they were humans.  Kind…

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